CEO & Co-Founder
Pavan Thatha is the CEO & Co-Founder of ArrayShield and looks after the Business Strategy, Marketing and Corporate functions. Pavan is an MBA from Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Bombay, Shailesh J Mehta School of Management and B.Tech Gold Medalist from National Institute of Technology(NIT), Warangal. Pavan has started his career in Philips Innovation Campus and has prior experience in the area of Product Management, Consulting and Software Development. In his previous role, Pavan has handled multiple projects of US and European Customers. Pavan has been a frequent speaker at various Security Forums and Events including that of DSCI (Data Security Council of India), ISACA (Information Systems Audit and Control Association) etc.
CTO & Co-Founder
Rakesh Thatha is the CTO & Co-Founder of ArrayShield and looks after the Solution Consulting and Technology Development aspects. Rakesh has done his MS(by Research) in Indian Institute of Technology(IIT), Madras. Rakesh has two International publications in the area of IT Security, one of which is published in prestigious LNCS (Lecture Notes in Computer Science). He has presented his research work in various International conferences in Singapore and Dubai. Rakesh has worked in the area of Research & Development in Computer Associates(CA) prior to founding ArrayShield. He was also part of the core team which carried out the Network design phase of National Knowledge Network (NKN) prestigious project of Government of India.
Vasanth Gopalakrishnan is the Chief Operating Officer at ArrayShield and looks after Technology Alliances and Product Management functions at ArrayShield. Vasanth carries over 13 years of experience across various functions in Technology and Products. Through these years, Vasanth has handled 50+ projects/products that are pre-dominantly from F500 companies and clients across US, Europe & Japan. Vasanth co-founded 7thCross Technologies in 2006 which primarily focused on Education based web products targeting UK Market and was associated with it for 2 years. Vasanth is a frequent speaker in various technology forums and has been invited to speak at universities. He is also the core member of the Knowledge Foundation organizing events like Proto.in.
VP – Technology
Jyoti Kakatkar is the Vice President – Technology at ArrayShield and looks after Technology Implementation Functions. Jyothi carries over 12 years of Industry experience primarily in the Authentication, Secure Transactions, Electronic Payment and Identity and Access Management areas. Jyoti has worked with major players in Security Domain during her previous stints which include Verifone, Hewlett Packard and Arcot Systems(now CA). She has lead Technical teams to build some of the Industry’s leading products, and held several management roles for both India and Abroad. Jyoti was also associated with a startup as a Founding member before she joined ArrayShield.
VP – Product Engineering
Srikanth Konijeti is the Vice President – Product Engineering at ArrayShield and looks after Engineering activities. Srikanth had been involved in development of multiple enterprise products and applications that cater to various verticals like BFSI, Manufacturing and Logistics. He lead technology teams working on development and testing activities across multiple locations. During his previous stints, he was associated with global multinationals like Sony and ABB where he handled more than 15 products/projects catering to clients across US,Europe and Asia Pacific.