Corporate and Business Development
Vivek heads corporate and business development at Cohesity. He brings vast technology experience, having held varying roles as a startup founder, technology banker and management consultant. His last role was founding and running Surfmark Inc., a startup in search and education space that strived to make users become better researchers. Previously he was a banker in Credit Suisse’s Technology Investment Banking Group where he was involved in transactions totaling several billion dollars and his clients included several storage companies such as Commvault, 3Par and EMC, among others. Vivek also helped start Bristlecone, a supply chain company, where he was the chief architect designing product to optimize global supply chains. Early in his career Vivek was a management consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers where he was the founding member of the collaborative supply chain practice. Vivek started his career building nuclear power plants for Westinghouse.
Vivek graduated from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and has an MBA from University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School.