Vice President, Engineering
Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Sanjeev Khushu has been named Vice President, Engineering at Axiado. The search was led by Kirsten Settle.
Sanjeev comes to Axiado from Intel where he most recently served as VP and CTO of the IoT Group. In this role, he led the IoT technology and architecture teams responsible for new products and platforms as well as the incubation of new technologies for Intelligent Edge. Earlier at Intel, as VP and GM of IP Solutions, Sanjeev was instrumental in changing Intel's client compute strategy with the first in the industry 3D stacked die, IA hybrid compute, low power and mobility form factor. Previously, Sanjeev was Sr. Director of Engineering at Qualcomm where he led multiple generations of Snapdragon chipsets from concept to products (Smartphones, Automotive, Wearables). He also defined and successfully delivered, first sub $50 LTE handset and first Cat-M product in the world.
Sanjeev earned his Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communications from NIT Allahabad in India.
Axiado is a cybersecurity semiconductor company deploying a novel, AI-driven approach to platform security against ransomware, supply chain, side-channel and other cyberattacks in the growing ecosystem of cloud data centers, 5G networks and other disaggregated compute networks. The company is introducing the next game-changing innovation in cybersecurity, a new class of processors called the trusted control/compute unit (TCU). Axiado TCU redefines security from the ground-up: its hardware-based and AI-driven security technologies include Secure Vault™ root-of-trust/cryptography core and per-platform Secure AI™ pre-emptive threat detection engine.
I am excited to be part of Axiado, which is at the cusp of delivering cutting edge technology for securing end to end digital infrastructure. I look forward to working with Axiado team, leadership and the Board to help the company in its mission to be a leader in cybersecurity.Sanjeev Khushu, Vice President, Engineering, Axiado
Sanjeev is a thought leader and will be an invaluable member of the Axiado team. His experience in the semiconductor industry will help accelerate the Axiado mission.Kirsten Settle, Consultant, Lonergan Partners