Riadh Dridi

Riadh Dridi

Operating Partner

Milestones: Milestones:

Transitioned from engineering to product management to sales and to marketing within 10 years

Named advisory member to CMO Council

Drove RingCentral’s (NYSE: RNG) expansion from SMB to Enterprise, leading to a 600% increase in market capitalization during his 3-year tenure.

Specializing In: Specializing In:

Software

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Riadh Dridi

Background

Riadh Dridi is an Operating Partner of Stripes focused on working with our SaaS portfolio companies. Currently, he serves as the Chief Marketing Officer for Automation Anywhere, a leading provider of Robotics Process Automation software.

Riadh was most recently Chief Marketing Officer at RingCentral (NYSE: RNG), a leading provider of cloud-based unified communications and collaboration solutions. During his 3-year tenure, the company expanded successfully into the enterprise market and doubled its revenue to over $800M, leading to a 600% increase in market capitalization.

Prior to joining RingCentral, he was VP of Americas Marketing at VMware where he was responsible for driving awareness and demand for the entire product portfolio across all routes to market. Before that, Riadh held various leadership roles at Hewlett-Packard based out of Europe and the US.

He serves as a board member and advisor to several early stage companies and is an advisor to the CMO Council.


"I was immediately drawn to Stripes' entrepreneur-first mindset. Mobilizing an incredible network of internal and external resources to help entrepreneurs achieve rapid growth is what it’s all about."

Interests

Riadh grew up in France and now lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. He’s an avid runner, mountain biker, and soccer player. In addition, he loves traveling and visited over 40 countries.

Education

Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from Ecole Supérieure de Chimie Physique Electronique de Lyon in France.