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Krishna is Managing Director, Technology of Goldman Sachs. Krishna heads Application Development Technology in Bangalore, India. He joined the firm in NY as a managing director and moved to Bangalore in Oct 2006. Under his leadership the group has grown to about 1000 technologists aligned to various businesses within Goldman Sachs including Equities, Fixed Income Commodities and Currency, Prime Brokerage, Operations, Compliance and Financial Controllers. Before joining Goldman Sachs, Krishna was a serial entrepreneur focused on building software product companies with a footprint spanning the USA and India. He strongly believes that building intellectual property and software assets is the best way to leverage the immense talent in markets such as India. Most recently Krishna was the co-founder of Volante Technologies, a financial-services software firm in New York, where he had been the chief technology officer and head of Development since 2001. He started his career with stints in PriceWaterhouse Management Consulting Services and Oracle in the core kernel group. Krishna earned a bachelor's degree in electronics engineering from Bangalore and a master's degree in computer science from State University of New York. Krishna is a Fellow of Second Wave Class of Aspen India's Leadership Initiative.