MAY 4-5, 2018


Imagination AI


President and CTO, Peernova

Gangesh Ganesan is a co-founder of Peernova and serves as its President and Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Ganesan is a sought-after inspirational thought leader and frequent speaker at blockchain technology conferences. Mr. Ganesan is an experienced technologist and entrepreneur and has worked in senior management, technical, marketing and product management roles in many prominent companies in Semiconductor, Cloud, and Software industries. Before founding PeerNova, Mr. Ganesan worked on streaming real-time applications in Big Data for Locomatix, which was acquired by Twitter. The platform was open-sourced as Heron. Prior to that, Mr. Ganesan was President and CEO of Ubicom, a network processor company that was acquired by Qualcomm. Mr. Ganesan has over two decades of experience in networking, deep packet inspection and distributed systems. Prior to joining Ubicom, Mr. Ganesan served as Director of Strategic Marketing for Marvell Semiconductor. Mr. Ganesan also served as Director of Marketing for TCAMs and Networking Search Engines at Cypress Semiconductor. Mr. Ganesan started his career as an ASIC designer and Systems Architect at the Telex communications division of Bosch Communications. Mr. Ganesan has an MBA and an MS, both from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis and a BE from College of Engineering, Guindy, Chennai, in India.