Sharad Mehrotra

Sharad is a serial entrepreneur and senior technology executive. Immediately prior to joining Platina full-time, Sharad was consulting for several start-ups (including Platina) and mentoring entrepreneurs. He has co-founded and led three systems start-ups as CEO – Procket Networks, Fabric7 Systems, and Saratoga Speed Systems – and also held executive and technical positions at Sanmina, HP, and Sun. Sharad holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.