Jay Chaudhry is a seasoned entrepreneur with a track record of success. He is an innovator and trendsetter who has founded and funded several successful companies including Zscaler, AirDefense, CipherTrust, CoreHarbor, Air2Web, and SecureIT. Chaudhry leverages more than 25 years of security industry expertise, including engineering, sales, marketing and management experience with leading organizations, such as IBM, NCR and Unisys. Jay’s current venture, Zscaler founded in 2008, is revolutionizing internet security with cloud-based security solutions for distributed and mobile enterprises. We are excited to hear about the newest trends in Internet Security Entrepreneurship from Jay at the Pioneer Summit.
Jay was honored as Entrepreneur of the Year in the US Southeast and as a finalist for the US National by Ernst & Young. He was named an Innovator & Influencer by Informationweek magazine and “Who’s Who” by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. He was recognized as a Market Entrepreneur by SC Magazine. He won Entrepreneur of the Year award from Catalyst magazine three times and has appeared in Atlanta’s “Top 50 Names to Know” many times.
Jay has an MBA in marketing, an MS in industrial engineering & management, and an MS in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Cincinnati. He graduated from the Indian Institute Of Technology, BHU, India with a Bachelor of technology in electronics engineering.
The GSV Pioneer Summit is the conference for breakthrough innovation and game-changing entrepreneurs. Pioneer Summit is two-day technology conference (September 14-15, 2016) in the heart of Silicon Valley that is focused on the people and companies building tomorrow’s industries. The Pioneer Summit convenes a global community of daring entrepreneurs and connects them with leading growth investors and global corporations who can help scale their efforts. GSVlabs in Redwood City, California will host the 2016 GSV Pioneer Summit. Buy your ticket now to reserve your place.