Kalpesh Sheth, MBA ‘12

Symposium Roles
Speaker/Panel Team Member 2016

Kalpesh is a co-founder of cyber security startup Yaxa who has extensive experience in data networking, network security, Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) algorithms, and High Performance Cluster Computing (HPCC), he has developed deep insights about customer requirements and project execution. He is a co-author of VITA/ANSI standard, and has participated in various trade conferences as an expert panel member. He has worked as a founding team member and as a senior executive at various startups as well as established companies. Before co-founding Yaxa, Kalpesh worked at DRS Technologies (acquired by Finmeccanica S.p.A. in 2008), RiverDelta Networks (startup that developed DOCSIS Routers, acquired by Motorola in 2001 and now part of Arris) and Digital Technology (acquired by Agilent Technologies in 2000). He holds B.S. in Computer Science from Gujarat University (India), M.S. in Computer Science from Texas A&M University, and Executive MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management.