Anirma Gupta is General Counsel for Tanium Inc., a revolutionary cyber security and systems management software company that offers real time incident response and endpoint management. Previously, Ms. Gupta was Vice President and Deputy General Counsel for Intuit Inc. where she was responsible for legal matters involving intellectual property, marketing, technology and strategic transactions and partnerships, and regulated product offerings.
Prior to joining Intuit, Ms. Gupta spent five years at Sun Microsystems, where she was responsible for strategic patent portfolio development, counseling and managing third-party matters. Prior to Sun Microsystems, Ms. Gupta was an associate with the IP firm, Sughrue Mion. Ms. Gupta began her career at Sughrue’s Washington, DC office, and dealt with a broad range of IP matters including counseling, licensing, patent preparation and prosecution and litigation. Ms. Gupta was also one of the first two attorneys to staff Sughrue’s California office.
Ms. Gupta earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, summa cum laude, from the University of Maryland. She also earned her JD from the Georgetown University Law Center, cum laude. While at Georgetown, Ms. Gupta served as Associate Editor for the Journal of Legal Ethics. The Recorder named her one of its Women Leaders in Tech Law for 2015. She was also recognized as Best Bay Area IP Lawyer by the San Francisco Business Times and the San Jose Business Journal.
Ms. Gupta is a mother of a son and a daughter who remind her to stop and enjoy the simple things in life. She also enjoys cooking and spending active time outdoors with her family.