Mr. Thekkethala served as the CEO of Evolving Systems through July, 2018, following the acquisition of Sixth Sense Media in 2015, where he was a founding investor, Chairman and CEO. Mr. Thekkethala has over twenty-five years of experience in financing and building enterprise software companies. Prior to Sixth Sense Media, he was Founder and Managing General Partner at JT Ventures, an early stage technology venture fund where he led investments in Allegro (acquired by Cisco), Fidelia (acquired by NetScout) and Ibrix (acquired by HP). He also cofounded telecom software companies SRG and Consolidated Communication Systems and Services, where he developed the product vision and market strategy, and led the companies to their successful acquisitions. Mr. Thekkethala started his career at an early-stage wireless carrier that grew to a market leader before its acquisition by Ameritech (ATT Wireless). Mr. Thekkethala serves on the board of LearnforLifeFoundation.Org.
He has a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and received his Masters in Information Management from Washington University, St. Louis.