As the Senior Director and Country Head for India at FireEye, Shrikant Shitole spearheads the company’s efforts to assist more Indian organizations protect themselves from the consequences of cyber attacks. He is charged with leading FireEye’s growth efforts in India.
A seasoned industry veteran, Mr. Shitole has over 25 years’ experience in information technology, telecommunications and business management. Prior to joining FireEye, Mr. Shitole held senior management roles across several IT and telecom enterprises including Nelco Ltd. (Tata Enterprise), Avaya India, Cisco Systems, Sify Ltd., Siemens Ltd. and Alcatel Business Systems (India) Ltd. He was most recently the Managing Director of Symantec’s enterprise security business in India.
He holds an MBA from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, India and a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electronics from Walchand Institute of Technology, India.