Sathvik Krishnamurthy has over 20 years of software industry experience and was appointed President and CEO of Voltage Security in March 2003. At Voltage he has led the effort to create one of the fastest growing data encryption companies in the world with over 1000 customers across a wide variety of industry segments, along with profitability and positive cashflow. With the HP acquisition of Voltage Security February 2015, Sathvik is now part of HPE Security – Data Security, and is Vice President of Strategic Initiatives leading the security strategic efforts for HPE.
Prior to joining Voltage, Sathvik spent four years as Vice President of Marketing and Business Development at ValiCert, a leading provider of secure file transfer and authentication software. While at ValiCert, Sathvik created and implemented the company’s global strategic marketing and partnership initiatives, helping to drive revenues from zero to $24M and a successful IPO in July 2000.
Before ValiCert, Sathvik spent six years in various capacities at Worldtalk Corporation. As Vice President and General Manager of their security division, Sathvik led the company into the secure messaging marketplace which ultimately resulted in the company’s $200M acquisition by Tumbleweed. While at Worldtalk, Sathvik co-invented “E-mail firewall with stored key encryption/decryption”, US patent number 6609196.
Sathvik graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering from UCLA.