Neil Gehani.

Head of Product

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As the first Head of Product, Neil brings 15+ years of product management and cloud infrastructure experience to Akash. In this role, he will be leading the product roadmap and partnering with engineering to drive our vision for the world’s first open-source cloud.

Neil has extensive experience across security, engineering, data platforms, and e-commerce. Previously, he led product management for Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Check Point Software, Mesosphere (D2iQ), Weaveworks, and Sysdig. He began his career as a mechanical engineer and software developer, later founding and operating his own B2B startup for eight years.

Neil holds an M.B.A. from Kent State University and has executive education certificates from Stanford University, UC Berkeley, and Case Western Reserve University. He currently resides in San Francisco and is actively involved in efforts to improve the city and the community through organizations including San Francisco Beautiful.

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