Dilawar is President and CEO at Lumiata, an AI health analytics company. Backed by Khosla Ventures, Blue Cross Blue Shield Ventures, and Intel Capital, Lumiata provides predictive analytics for managing health costs and risk impacting millions of lives. Prior to Lumiata, Dilawar was President at Freshworks where he helped scale the global SaaS leader’s business to more than 100,000 customers worldwide. Backed by Tiger Global, Accel, Google Capital and Sequoia Capital, the company has raised $249 million in funding. Earlier in his career, Dilawar was CEO at Yonja Media Group and launched digital brands in emerging markets. At Yahoo!, Dilawar was responsible for the company’s platform and infrastructure strategy and business operations. Dilawar spent several years in product management in enterprise software at SAP and Siebel Systems (acquired by Oracle).
In parallel to his entrepreneurial track, Dilawar has been a leader in civic efforts. As President Obama’s Commisioner for the Asian American communities, Dilawar led White House’s charge with entrepreneurs across the U.S. advocating for immigration reform, access to capital and federal government resources. Dilawar served on the Platform Committee of the Democratic Party in 2016.
Dilawar holds an M.B.A. from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and earned Bachelors from the University of Texas at Austin.