Schrödinger, Inc. whose physics-based software platform is transforming the way therapeutics and materials are discovered, recently announced the electing of Arun Oberoi to its Board of Directors, effective May 17, 2022. Mr. Oberoi will serve as a member of the Audit Committee.
Mr. Oberoi is the former executive vice president, global sales and services, of Red Hat, the world’s leading provider of enterprise open source software solutions, where he served from 2012 to 2021.
Prior to Red Hat, Mr. Oberoi played critical leadership roles in building software businesses spanning a diverse range of companies, from startups to midsized and Fortune 100 enterprises. He was chief executive officer of Viridity Software from 2010 to 2012 and chief executive officer of Aveksa from 2008 to 2010. He served as an executive vice president of global sales and technical services of Micromuse from 2004 to 2008.
Industry Sources also added that Mr. Oberoi held a series of senior executive positions at Hewlett-Packard, including vice president and general manager, worldwide corporate accounts and industries, sales, and marketing prior to joining the Micromuse.
Mr. Oberoi serves on the board of directors of Deeplite as well as Proofpoint and Talend, which are both portfolio companies of Thoma Bravo, L.P. Mr. Oberoi received his bachelor’s degree from Delhi University and has an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Ramy Farid, Ph.D., president and chief executive officer of Schrödinger stated: “We are very pleased to welcome Arun to our Board. Arun’s deep experience building and leading an enterprise software company will be valuable to Schrödinger as we grow our business and pursue our mission to improve human health and quality of life.”
Arun Oberoi commented on his appointment to Schrödinger’s Board of Directors stating: “It’s an honor to join Schrödinger’s Board of Directors and to be part of a company that is having such a purposeful impact on how therapeutics and materials are designed. I look forward to contributing to Schrödinger’s future growth and success during this exciting time.”