CEO & Co-Founder
Hemant Sikaria is CEO of Sibros responsible for overall strategy, people, stakeholder and customer outcomes. Before Sibros, Hemant was an early engineer at Tesla where he helped build its well known OTA and software management systems, later serving as technical lead for Tesla’s Body and Chassis Firmware division. After Tesla, Hemant co-founded Sibros with the mission to connect and manage all software and data between vehicles, networks and the cloud to help OEMs deliver new safety, security and feature upgrades, both remotely and at scale. Hemant earned his Bachelor and Master degrees with honors in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and resides in the Sacramento region with his wife and daughter.
CTO & Co-Founder
Mayank Sikaria is CTO at Sibros where he oversees firmware, engineering and technology development for the company's Deep Connected Vehicle platform used by leading OEMs and mobility brands. Prior to co-founding Sibros, Mayank worked at Faraday Future where he incorporated state-of-the-art practices in the vehicle development and validation phases. Mayank holds three patents, as well as Functional Safety (ISO 26262) certification and a bachelor’s degree in Computer and Electrical Engineering from the University of California, Davis.
Chief Revenue Officer
Ashu is Chief Revenue Officer for Sibros, responsible for driving customer-centric growth and increasing Sibros’ presence in both Silicon Valley and automotive strategic regions. Ashu brings over 20 years of business development expertise and has advised numerous enterprise customers in large scale technology investments in his previous roles held at leading consulting companies including Birlasoft, KPIT, Sparta and Fujitsu.
VP of Marketing
Albert serves as Head of Marketing for Sibros responsible for customer facing thought leadership, communications, events and digital initiatives. Albert brings over 20 years experience from the enterprise technology space, previously holding marketing leadership roles at IBM, KPIT and at various venture backed startups. Albert holds a Bachelors of Speech in Corporate Communications from the University of Texas at Austin.
Chief Legal Officer
Debra Kurth is Chief Legal Officer for Sibros, responsible for developing and leading legal strategy to promote and protect company interests, as well as partnering with cross-functional stakeholders to execute key initiatives. She has over 20 years of combined law firm, in-house and professional services experience as a trusted advisor in the areas of commercial and corporate transactions, compliance, intellectual property, and employment matters. Debra holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in English from Pennsylvania State University. She resides in Manhattan Beach with her husband and son.
VP of Firmware
Preet is Head of Firmware at Sibros, leading a team responsible for software abstractions, design patterns and overall software architecture of the Sibros Connected Vehicle platform.
Before Sibros, Preet was the core developer for the Tesla Energy Gateway where he helped establish a large part of the Energy Firmware team through talent acquisition and mentorship. He architected features such as firmware updates to hundreds of ECUs within 3 minutes and built high quality firmware that was backed by thousands of automated tests. Preet holds Bachelors and Masters degrees in Computer Engineering from San Jose State University, where he has also served as a lecturer of Embedded Systems courses for the last 10 years.
VP of Software
Xiaojian serves as VP of Software, responsible for executing the vision and strategy around all Sibros’ cloud, software and infrastructure initiatives. Before Sibros, Xiaojian was Head of Product Engineering for autonomous delivery company Nuro. Prior to Nuro, he was the first container team engineer at Uber, eventually taking on the role of Engineering Manager, leading the team responsible for building Uber’s critical workload infrastructure.
VP of Program Management
Annie oversees Program Management, responsible for customer success in the implementation of Sibros software and firmware products. Prior to Sibros, Annie was a key engineer at Lockheed Martin, working on the Orion Space Shuttle and responsible for network stack that transfers image and video data from space down to earth. She also served as Staff Technical Program Manager at Tesla, responsible for key projects such as high power superchargers and big battery deployments across the globe. Annie holds a Computer Science degree from UCLA and resides in the Bay Area with her family.
VP of Sales & Alliances
Shivalik serves as VP of Sales and Strategic Alliances with a focus on Asia Pacific and European markets. Prior to Sibros, Shivalik served as Executive Director and Board Member for MapmyIndia - a leading automotive navigation solution backed by Walmart, Qualcomm and Zenrin, where he helped scale the business partnering with major automotive clients including BMW, JLR, Mahindra, Hyundai, Tata and others.
VP of Customer Engagement
Steve Schwinke is Vice President of Customer Engagement at Sibros, working closely with OEMs and Tier One suppliers to accelerate their connected vehicle solutions. Prior to joining Sibros, Steve spent 2 years at Tech Mahindra as Global Head of Connected Vehicles and 22 years as an Executive at General Motors/OnStar where he was an original member of the OnStar team, developing and launching numerous industry first connected vehicle products and services. Steve serves on the Executive Board of Directors for the Telecommunications Industry Association, has been awarded 32 patents (for telecommunications, telematics and navigation) and holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan and a Masters of Science in Wireless Communication Systems from Santa Clara University.
David Campbell serves as Sibros’ General Counsel. David has been a Silicon Valley legal and business professional for over 20 years working in corporate-securities and as a business-law attorney. David has also served as a founder of Silicon Valley start-ups working in operational roles and served as General Counsel for mFoundry, prior to its acquisition by Fidelity Information Systems. David’s broad experience makes him acutely aware of the necessity of providing clear, business-oriented legal and strategic counsel for Sibros' customers. David is a graduate of the New York University School of Law and Pomona College.
VP of Operations
Zach Streight is VP of Operations at Sibros. Zach has over 20 years of experience working with companies of all sizes, from the Fortune 500 to startups, both in the US and internationally, with roles in consulting, operations, sales, marketing, finance and leadership. Zach started his career with Deloitte consulting, and holds an undergraduate degree in Business and Information Systems from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, and an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management.