VP, CTO Cloud BU
Kaushik Narayan is responsible for the Cloud Business Unit at McAfee’s technology vision and software architecture. He is the former Co-founder and CTO at Skyhigh (acquired by McAfee, January 2018) and brings over 20 years of experience driving technology and architecture strategy for enterprise-class products.
Prior to Skyhigh Networks, Kaushik worked in the network security and management at Cisco Systems as the Principal Engineer responsible for building several products including the Identity Services Engine product, which won the Cisco Pioneer Technology award. Kaushik also helped drive key technology initiatives within Cisco in the areas of Policy Management, Cloud Centric Networking and Network Automation. He has filed several patents and has also been an active member at the IETF, where he is responsible for multiple RFCs.
Kaushik holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Pune University and an MS in Management Systems from BITS Pilani.