Amit Mital is a senior executive in the Technology industry and a recognized leader in disruptive innovation. He is currently the founder and CEO of Kernel Labs, an incubator that is creating startups in the Machine Learning and Computer Vision space.
His prior role was EVP/GM and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Symantec Corporation, the worldwide leader in Cyber Security. In his role as Chief Technology Officer, Amit Mital was responsible for driving the company's technology strategy with a focus on accelerating innovation, product development and R&D. Amit was also the Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Emerging Endpoints Business that includes Mobile and IoT.
Amit joined Symantec after 20 years with Microsoft, most recently as the corporate vice president for the Startup Business Group, where he was responsible for managing strategic product development along with identifying and executing new innovation opportunities.
Amit holds a M.S. in Engineering from the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College.