D.P. Venkatesh

Vice President, BroadSoft Design

Bio:

D.P. Venkatesh draws upon more than 20 years of leadership roles spanning product management, design, sales, marketing, and corporate strategy. As Vice President of BroadSoft Design, DP focuses on creating custom digital experiences for BroadSoft customers that drive adoption and engagement of their products and services.

D.P. was previously Founder and Chief Executive Officer of mPortal Inc which he led since 2000 and sold to BroadSoft in June 2015. mPortal specialized in providing software products and services to create superior digital user experiences across mobile, web, and other connected devices. Prior to mPortal, D.P. served in a variety of executive roles at McKinsey & Company, CSC, and Convergys.

D.P. is also an adviser and board member for technology startups and is a frequent guest speaker to academia, corporations, and industry associations on topics around design, technology, entrepreneurship, and product strategy. He is also the recipient of the Frost & Sullivan “Movers & Shakers” award for the Mobile Industry and was selected by the Center for Innovation and Technology as one of Virginia’s Top 50 Entrepreneurs.

Mr. Venkatesh has a bachelor's of science degree in Chemical Engineering from Anna University in India, a master's of science degree in Industrial Engineering, and a master's in Business Administration both from the University of Cincinnati.