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About Chitra Nayak

  • March 10, 2020

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Chitra Nayak

Chitra Nayak has 25+ years of experience across companies spanning technology, financial services, and management consulting. She is currently a board member at Infosys (INFY: IT services delivery), Invitae (NVTA: medical genetics), ForwardAir (FWRD:trucking & logistics), LifeWorks (TSE:LWRK: tech-enabled health services) and a board member at Intercom & UrbanFootprint, which are private venture-funded SaaS companies. She also advises startups on Go-To-Market. Most recently she was COO running GTM at Comfy, a real-estate tech startup, and prior to this was COO at Funding Circle, an online SMB lending marketplace. She was at for eight years as the company grew from $300M to $5B+, as COO Platform and SVP Sales Development, and prior to that was in leadership roles at AAA, Charles Schwab and BCG.

Chitra has an MBA from Harvard Business School, an MS in Engineering from Cornell University and a BS in Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology.