Raj is an experienced high-tech entrepreneur and executive in Silicon Valley. Bhargava taught for Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies for 4 years, both on the Stanford campus and in international locations. Raj currently teaches courses for Stanford students and through Stanford Continuing Studies. He also spends time mentoring social ventures and with his family’s spice blend business. In 2015, he was appointed to the Stanford University Distinguished Careers Institute, granting him a one-year fellowship to study design thinking, leadership, and preventive healthcare. He was co-founder and Board Member of Jaspersoft, a leader in business intelligence software, which was acquired by TIBCO. Raj also served as Senior Vice President at Agile Software, which was acquired by Oracle, and as the CEO of TRADE Inc, an information business start-up. He started his career at Hewlett-Packard and held global leadership roles in California and Germany.