Aanand Krishnan

CEO and Founder, Tala Security

Aanand Krishnan is the CEO and founder of Tala Security, a web application security solution developer that leverages standards-based security and AI-assisted automation to solve client-side security risks. Prior to this, he built Symantec’s first big data security analytics platform. Having spent several years at Morgan Stanley and Dolby Labs, he has acted as adviser to leading security software, semiconductor and cleantech companies. He started his career building high-speed optical networking products at Agilent Technologies. Aanand holds an MBA from Berkeley, where he was a recipient of the CJ White Fellowship, and a Masters in Photonics and Optoelectronics from UC Santa Barbara, where he was a QUEST Fellow. He has a Bachelors in Electrical Engineering with honours from BITS, Pilani.