Nandan Nayampally is an entrepreneurial executive with over 25 years of success in building or growing disruptive businesses with industry-wide impact. Nandan is an industry thought leader in the world of AI, most recently at Amazon leading the delivery of Alexa AI tools for Echo, Fire TV and other consumer devices. Prior to that he spent more than 15 years at Arm, including roles as GM developing Arm’s CPU and broader IP portfolio into an industry leader that is built into over 100B chips. He started his career at AMD on their very successful Athlon processor program. He also helped grow product lines in start-up businesses such as Silicon Metrics and Denali Software, which later had successful acquisitions. Nandan has a BTech in Computer Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Mumbai and an MA in Computer Science from the University of Texas at Austin.