Hemant Puri is the VP of Cloud Engineering at Tala. He has 20+ years of experience in the area of networking, security, storage and cloud infrastructure and holds several patents in the field. He has worked in several startups as well as big companies.
Before co-founding Tala, he was a Senior Researcher at Symantec Research, where he worked on a variety of cloud, mobile and network technologies. Prior to Symantec, he held various engineering positions in startups (Neoscale Systems, Ukiah Software) as well as big companies (Cisco, Novell). Hemant holds a B.S. in Computer Science from MIT, India.