CEO at Altizon
Vinay Nathan is CEO at Altizon and one of the members of the founding team. He is a seasoned professional with 15+ years of global experience in both sales as well as engineering divisions of large corporations. He is a passionate innovator with 3 acquired US patents 4 globally pending patents on work related to USB, wireless and code security.
Prior to Altizon, he was VP Sales at Persistent Systems, a leading global enterprise software player. He led Persistent Systems sales activities in the U.S. North East for 4+ years and added 30+ new logos that contributed to 20M+ USD in revenues. He also set up the APAC sales team that went from nil to 7% of annual revenues within 2 years. Vinay holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science from University of Southern California, LA and a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering from University of Pune.
Vinay is a recognized thoughtleader in the Indian technology arena and is frequently consulted for his opinions on upcoming industry trends, digital transformation initiatives for large enterprises and development of a startup ecosystem. He speaks at various international conferences & roundtables frequently like economist think tank, m2miot conference, multiple TiECONS. He is Charter member for TiE Pune and a fellow of the Startup Leadership Program in India. Apart from this, he is playing an instrumental role in establishing India’s first IoT (Internet of Things) cluster called Smart Eco at Pune.