Khyati Shah oversees the internal and external communications for Kinara Capital including PR, CSR, social media, and branding. She holds more than two decades of experience building a career in Silicon Valley focusing on disruptive tech. Khyati has broad-based communications and marketing expertise in devising and executing strategic campaigns for start-ups and large companies including Apple, Bose, Verizon. She was invited to run a public relations workshop for a startup incubator hosted by StarcampSV.
Khyati has long been involved with social impact and volunteering efforts, she is a fervent animal lover. She has mentored in social impact incubator programs at Stanford University and University of Santa Clara, and assisted in the launch of a first-ever social impact bootcamp in San Francisco by Women’s Technology Cluster. Most recently, she worked with a startup to launch its social impact program for nonprofits in the US and coordinated a weeklong bootcamp. Additionally, Khyati has volunteered with the Guide Dogs for the Blind, Asha for Education, and Leukemia & Lymphoma Team in Training.
Khyati holds a B.A in Political Science and Spanish from Knox College in Illinois. She also holds an MBA from a joint program from Columbia Business School and UC Berkeley Haas School of Business. She is fluent in English, Spanish, Hindi and Gujarati.