Rangu Salgame is the Chairman & CEO of Princeton Growth Ventures, a New York based technology buy-out firm backed by Warburg Pincus – a leading global private equity firm. Rangu has been a transformative growth leader throughout his career, having made market changing impacts at Tata Communications, Cisco Systems and Verizon Communications. He has been turning company portfolios into high value outcomes, partnering with government and business leaders in diverse cultural environments in over 30 countries such as China, India, Brazil and the Middle East as well as the US, Europe and Japan.
Rangu serves as a director on the boards of Business Council for International Understanding (BCIU) and TrickleUp, New York-based global public policy and nonprofit organizations respectively. He co-founded a worldwide initiative called The Next3Billion Project, to accelerate and facilitate the social and economic change that comes from the mobile Internet in developing countries. He holds an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and also has MS and BS degrees in engineering.