S. Brian Mukherjee
Mr. Mukherjee has been an Executive Advisor to Periscope Equity since its formation and works with the C-Level executives at existing portfolio companies to build their businesses. He is currently the CEO and a director of blinkx plc (LSE: BLNX). Mr. Mukherjee brings more than 15 years of executive management, investment and operating experience at public and private companies in the Internet, mobile and enterprise software sectors.
Mr. Mukherjee joined blinkx in 2011 through the acquisition of Prime Visibility Media Group, Inc. (PVMG), where he was the president and CEO and was instrumental in driving the company’s rapid growth and eventual sale to blinkx. Prior to PVMG, Mr. Mukherjee was senior vice president and managing director at Miva, Inc. (NASDAQ: MIVA), where he ran the Media Division globally, with operations in the US, UK, Germany, France, Spain, Italy and India and which he helped turn around and sell to AdKnowledge, Inc.
Previously, Mr. Mukherjee ran the Contract Management Solutions business of Selectica, Inc. (NASDAQ: SLTC), where he transformed the enterprise software offering into one of the earliest SaaS models in the sector, accelerating revenue growth and profitability.
Mr. Mukherjee holds a BS from the University of Mumbai and an MS in Engineering from Iowa State University, and earned his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.