Founder & Chairman
Mahesh Lingareddy is focused on the vision and strategy for the company as well as building an open innovation platform to create a robust product ecosystem in the country. An entrepreneur at heart, Mahesh Lingareddy has always seen and recognized the market potential. Mahesh had a vision, one of an India that is a major player in the coming global IoT and AI waves. Smartron came into being on the wings of this dream. Smartron’s core mirrors its Founder & Chairman's belief in the new India. A belief that, as a nation, we have what it takes to be at the forefront of the next technology wave with product level innovation.
This is a journey that has spanned the better part of two decades. Turning down offers from established companies to join a startup fresh out of college, moving to and making a mark at Intel, co-founding, and building aSoft Machines into a successful microprocessor start-up by raising more than US$100 million from diverse group of global investors and building a team of more than 250 employees across U.S., India and Russia and successfully exiting has all lead to this point: setting up a company in India that envisages change at a global level. Mahesh’s global experience has put Smartron on an equal footing with the world’s best