MISSION

Commitment to Security

Axiado’s mission is to secure the end-to-end digital infrastructure by embedding a new breed of security processors in servers and network infrastructure. Axiado believes data security should be the default solution, not an option.


Leadership Team


Gopi Sirineni

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER


Gopi Sirineni is a Silicon Valley veteran with over 25 years of experience in the semiconductor, software and systems industries. As a senior executive, he has demonstrated exceptional skill at building highly efficient, cost-effective organizations. His leadership with managing rapidly changing environments and bringing industry-changing technology to market is well established.

Josel Lorenzo

VICE PRESIDENT OF PRODUCTS


Over 15 years experience solving challenging problems with technology at Intel, Nokia and Qualcomm. Brought to market consumer and enterprise products featuring hardware root of trust for servers, computer vision for automative safety, reasoning system for detecting financial crime, facial tracking for messaging and intelligent applications for smartphones. 5 authored and co-authored patents.

Amal Bommireddy

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF ENGINEERING


Amal Bommireddy has over 30 years of experience with companies like AppliedMicro, Qualcomm and Ample Communications, leading the design and development of complex System on Chips (SoCs) from Register Transfer Level (RTL) to Graphic Database System (GDS) release. He has taken over 20 design concepts and turned them into successful, revenue-generating products.

Amit Patel

CONTROLLER


Amit Patel is a highly driven, innovative executive with a unique background encompassing strengths in both accounting and human resources. A strategic problem solver, he envisions smart solutions and executes them with urgency across all levels of the organization.

Krishnan Ramamurthy

Director of Engineering, SoC Architect


Ramamurthy has over 25 years of industry experience with significant roles as Silicon Architect and Designer in bringing out several successful products at LSI Logic, Cisco Systems, Ample Communications, and Microsoft. He has independently developed Silicon IP cores for complex protocols, taken them through certification processes, and successfully marketed them. Ramamurthy is well-versed in several industry-standard communication and systems protocols, such as PCI Express, AXI, Ethernet, SONET, and Interlaken, while also mastering other aspects of computer architecture such as Cache Coherence Protocols, Memory Consistency models.

Minna Holopainen

VICE PRESIDENT OF COMMUNICATION


Minna J. Holopainen is a dynamic, accomplished leader with extensive communication, marketing, and public relations experience across public and private organizations. She leverages her multidisciplinary, diverse background and wide international networks in identifying synergies, creating extraordinary solutions, and providing strategic communication leadership.

Kumar Bhattaram

Director of Engineering, Verification


Bhattaram has over 30 years of industry experience working at companies like LSI Logic, Cisco Systems, Microsoft, and various startups. His expertise covers architecture and verification, and he has brought more than 25 chips to mass production.

Board of Directors


David Welch

CHAIRPERSON


David Welch, Ph.D., is a co-founder, member of the board of directors, former President and currently Chief Innovation Officer at Infinera Corporation, an optical transport networking company. He has made numerous contributions to the field of optical communication systems, including over 300 published technical articles and over 130 patents.

Gopi Sirineni

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER,
AXIADO


Gopi Sirineni is a Silicon Valley veteran with over 25 years of experience in the semiconductor, software and systems industries. As a senior executive, he has demonstrated exceptional skill at building highly efficient, cost-effective organizations. His leadership with managing rapidly changing environments and bringing industry-changing technology to market is well established.

Kevin Connors

FOUNDER & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER,
ORBIT VENTURE PARTNERS


Kevin Connors is an accomplished venture investor and currently the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Orbit Venture Partners, a venture capital firm that targets emerging and capital efficient companies. He is also the Principal at Rocket Strategies, an investment advisory service business.

Zino Chair

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER,
CORTINA ACCESS


Zino Chair, Ph.D., is a technology entrepreneur and founding member of Arris, StratumOne, Auroranetics, Cortina Systems and currently Chief Executive Officer of Cortina Access. Chair was a nationally-ranked table tennis athlete and city chess champion.

Mike Hurlston

PRESIDENT & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER,
SYNAPTICS


Mike Hurlston has a strong record of leading large businesses in the semiconductor and connectivity industries to consistently profitable growth and market penetration. He brings extensive strategy and technology experience to advising the executive team.