Shah Capital Partners
Shah Capital Partners

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, CFO, Shah Capital Partners

Lata Krishnan, CFO, Shah Capital Partners
Chief Financial Officer

Lata Krishnan is CFO for Shah Capital Partners. She was a co-founder and Chief Financial Officer of SMART Modular Technologies, a publicly held company recognized as one of Fortune Magazine's 100 Fastest Growing Public Companies. Lata has also held corporate accounting and finance positions at Montgomery Securities, Arthur Andersen & Company LLP, and Hill Vellacott & Company in London, England. She received a B.S. with honors from the London School of Economics and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Lata is a Board Member of the Silicon Valley Bank Financial Group. She is also the Chair of the American India Foundation (AIF) ( since being involved in its founding in 2001. AIF is a premier foundation with a long-term commitment to accelerating social and economic development in India and strengthening the bonds between the US and India. AIF is chaired by President Clinton and includes luminaries from the community on the Board. AIF has three offices - Silicon Valley, New York and India. Her community activities include: The Commonwealth Club Board Member and a Fellow of the American Leadership Forum. The rest of the Shah Capital Partners team has merged with Silver Lake Sumeru Investment Team. Click here to read more about them.