Nayaki Nayyar is the Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer at Ivanti. She is responsible for Ivanti’s strategy and innovation in Cybersecurity, Automation, Device Management, and Service Management. She recently led the launch of Ivanti Neurons platform to self-heal devices for remote workers and is instrumental in Ivanti’s significant growth through acquisitions. She is a seasoned executive with over 25 years of deep industry experience in driving transformation, innovation and growth in large enterprise software companies. Prior to joining Ivanti, Nayaki was President of the Digital Service and Operations Management Business Unit at BMC Software, where she led BMC’s evolution into the cognitive era and cloud growth with BMC Helix suite.
Nayaki also served as General Manager of SAP’s Internet of Things division and held senior leadership positions in corporate strategy and SAP’s Cloud unit. She was Senior Vice President of SAP’s Cloud for customer engagement business unit, where she drove significant growth in the company’s Cloud, CRM, and mobile business units. Nayaki gained tremendous industry experience during her tenures at Shell and Valero, and was instrumental in Valero’s rapid growth into the largest independent refining company in North America.
Nayaki currently serves on the boards of Veritone, Inc., a leading provider of artificial intelligence technology solutions, Corteva, Inc. a publicly traded agri-science company, and Tech Data Corporation, a multinational IT Products and Services distribution company. She holds a B.E. in mechanical engineering from Osmania University (India) and an M.S. in computer science from the University of Houston, and she is a graduate of the Stanford Executive Program