GRIQ Society has a new member, Vishal Rao, 44 years old, from Texas, USA.

Vishal graduated from Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, with University Honors from Carnegie Mellon University’s perennially top ranked School of Computer Science with a perfect 4.0 GPA in 3 years at the age of 20, while earning a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with a minor in Business Administration.

Vishal ia a full time strategic investor focusing on venture capital, private equity, and real estate. This is after a 20-year career as a software engineer and technical lead in the enterprise and B2B software industries, with concentrated stints in the Cloud Computing, ITOM (IT Operations Management), IR (Information Retrieval), eCommerce and DBMS (Database Management Systems) industry segments.

Vishal’s hobbies include learning of all kinds, hiking, fitness, health optimization and the pursuit of extreme longevity. See

Last but not least, Veshal is a Co-inventor on 1 European and 4 US patents in multiple subcategory fields of enterprise software and he is also a member of IHIQS, Mensa and GRIQ Societies (several others are pending)

Vishal, welcome to the GRIQ Society!

GRIQ Society Admissions Office