Aaditya Devarakonda Joins Dedrone as President & Chief Enterprise Officer
Devarakonda to supervise international gross sales, enterprise growth and product to scale the group amidst a quickly evolving counter-drone expertise market
SAN FRANCISCO – April three, 2020, Dedrone, the market chief in counter-drone expertise, has appointed Aaditya Devarakonda as President and Chief Enterprise Officer. Devarakonda will be part of Dedrone co-founders Joerg Lamprecht (CEO), Rene Seeber (CTO), and Ingo Seebach (COO) as a key govt overseeing international gross sales, advertising, enterprise growth, product, and finance. He will likely be based mostly in Dedrone’s headquarters in San Francisco, CA.
Aaditya (AD) Devarakonda joins Dedrone from Centerview Companions the place he was a senior member of the Expertise Funding Banking Group based mostly out of Palo Alto. He brings years of expertise being a trusted advisor and thought associate to CEOs, boards and administration groups. His engagements span among the most complex and strategic transactions serving to corporations fund and execute progress at scale.
“This can be a large time to hitch Dedrone. The counter-drone market is at an inflection level, the place organizations can not ignore the airspace menace. Dedrone is the market chief for counter-drone expertise, and the founders have assembled an outstanding crew of world-class product builders, researchers, and business leaders,” shares Devarakonda. “The successful mixture of sturdy product, sturdy buyer base, and marquee traders make Dedrone primed for fulfillment, and I stay up for amplifying the distinctive work that this firm has already achieved.”
“I’m thrilled to welcome AD to Dedrone,” states Joerg Lamprecht, CEO and co-founder of Dedrone. “AD involves Dedrone having labored with us for nearly a yr. He has achieved an amazing job in shaping the product and business technique for the corporate and has led a number of large-scale partnerships that may gasoline the subsequent stage of our progress. He has an excellent mixture of massive image strategic pondering and a hands-on management fashion. We’re happy to formally have AD onboard as a Dedrone crew member.”
Based in 2014, Dedrone is a market chief in counter-drone expertise permitting organizations to determine, monitor, and remove airspace threats. Dedrone’s capabilities are trusted by tons of of consumers globally, together with three of the G7 nations, correctional amenities, crucial infrastructure institutions, airports, and companies, amongst different private and non-private organizations.
Venky Ganesan, Accomplice at Menlo Ventures, and investor at Dedrone, shares, “AD is the proper match for Dedrone as they appear to scale the corporate to the subsequent degree. His strategic understanding of various enterprise fashions throughout a number of markets inside software program and , his expertise to barter and shut giant offers and skill to guide a world crew are key expertise that set him aside. I’m excited to see Dedrone develop underneath AD’s well-rounded expertise and management.”
Dedrone is the market chief in airspace safety. Dedrone’s counter-drone system is trusted by crucial infrastructure, authorities operations, army belongings, correctional amenities, and enterprises to guard towards undesirable small drones (sUAS). With flexibility to host within the cloud, or on-premise, Dedrone‘s SaaS expertise combines machine-learning software program with best-in-class sensors and effectors, to offer early warning, classification of, and mitigation towards all drone threats. Dedrone techniques are deployed by tons of of consumers globally. Established in 2014, Dedrone is headquartered in San Francisco, with operations in Washington, D.C.-area, Columbus, Ohio, London and Germany.
For extra details about Dedrone and to achieve our counter-drone material specialists, go to www.dedrone.com