COO and co-founder of Asato Corporation
Anush Mohandass is the COO and co-founder of Asato Corporation, an enterprise copilot platform powered by AI designed for CIOs. He is responsible for driving the company’s product development, operations and execution strategy. Most recently, he was Vice President and Co-General Manager of Incubation and Disruptive Innovation Group at Intel Corporation leading a 750-person multidisciplinary team responsible for organically sourcing, incubating, and accelerating the next multi-B$ growth businesses for Intel.Previously at Intel, Anush was the vice president and general manager of the System, Infrastructure IP and Solutions Group (SISG) leading the development of fabric, system, and infrastructure IP for the company’s server, networking, artificial intelligence, and client segment products.
Prior to rejoining Intel in 2018, Mohandass was the chief operating officer at NetSpeed Systems, where he led the product management, business strategy and operations functions of the company. Mohandass guided the successful launch of seven precedent- setting products during his time at NetSpeed. A technical expert with a breadth of experience across industries, Mohandass started his career at Intel in 2001 as a design engineer for Intel® Pentium® processors. He went on to hold various technical and leadership roles in component and design methodology for microprocessors and graphics processors until leaving Intel in 2008. He subsequently spent several years working in the renewable energy industry — first, as a lead product manager at Skyline Solar LLC overseeing the development of concentrated photovoltaic cells, and then as a business development manager at Power-One Renewable Energy Solutions LLC prior to its acquisition by ABB Group.
Mohandass holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical and electronics engineering from the College of Engineering, Guindy, at Anna University in Chennai, India. He went on to earn a master’s degree in computer engineering from The Ohio State University and an MBA degree from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago.