Ashvin Kamaraju is Vice President of Engineering at Thales. He leads the product engineering and technology strategy for Thales’ Cloud Protection & Licensing business, leading a global organization of engineers and researchers that develop the technology for the company’s portfolio of industry-leading data protection and access management products and services. Previously Ashvin served as Vice President Global Engineering at Thales eSecurity following its acquisition of Vormetric. Prior to joining Vormetric, Ashvin spent four years as General Manager and Vice President of Engineering at Symantec Corporation, where he led the development of a portfolio of enterprise storage software products. Ashvin is an experienced leader with a proven track record, having more than 25 years of software development experience with domain experience in storage management, operating systems, big data security, encryption and key management.