George Kadifa

George Kadifa

Managing Director

I aspire to keep meeting great CEOs and Founders to partner with, to create dominant companies in their industries.

I aspire to keep meeting great CEOs and Founders to partner with, to create dominant companies in their industries.

Q&A

If you could spend a month in any city, where would you go?

Paris… where else?

What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given?

Be true to yourself. Do what you feel is right.

What attributes do you admire most in an executive?

Passion, Intelligence, Energy, and Integrity.

Portfolio Highlights

Biography

At Sumeru

  • Founding Partner in 2015
  • Focused on EdTech, Cyber/Infra/Analytics, Spend Management, SaaS (both vertical and horizontal)

Prior Experience

  • Hewlett Packard, EVP Software Group
  • Silver Lake, Operating Partner
  • IBM, General Manager
  • Corio, Chairman & CEO
  • Oracle, Senior VP
  • Booz-Allen & Hamilton, Senior Associate

Education

  • American University in Beirut, BS Electrical Engineering
  • California Institute of Technology, MS Electrical Engineering
  • University of Chicago, MBA with Honors