We are the Sentry Family! Visionaries, entrepreneurs, and technologists from top universities and companies started Sentry to build the best AI solutions for security & safety.

Uday Kiran Chaka
Uday Kiran Chaka​

Uday has co-founded 4 tech start-ups in Silicon Valley. Earlier in his career, Uday advised Fortune-100 companies as a strategy consultant at Pricewaterhouse Coopers. He gained an MBA from Duke University and a B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi.​

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Farhat Ali

Farhat brings his 40+ years of leadership experience in the technology industry to lead all operations at Sentry. He was the President & CEO of Fujitsu America, DShofer, among others. He gained an MBA from Harvard and a BSEE in Computer Science from Princeton.

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Ari Shinozaki
Research Fellow

Ari researches the latest AI technologies. He was a Managing Partner at Accenture and Partner at PwC. Ari has an MBA from Cornell University, PhD in Physics from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and AB, Physics from Princeton

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Keshava Murali
Product Development

Keshava has more than 16 years experience as Engineer Lead. Keshava obtained his Master of Science in Engineering from San Jose State University and Bachelor of Engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University.

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Hien Nguyen
Marketing/Product UX

Hien leads Marketing and Product UX at Sentry AI. She obtained MBA in Management Science and Technology Management from Duke University and Bachelor of Economics from Foreign Trade University.

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Ramesh Sastry
Sales/Customer Success

Ramesh has more than 20 years experience leading technology product development at Cisco. He has an MS from the University of Calgary and a Bachelor's degree from IISc.

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Ritesh Agarwal
AI Technologies

Ritesh leads AI product development at Sentry AI. He completed Masters from School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University, and B.Tech IT from National Institute of Technology Karnataka

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Smita Sasindran
Product Integration

Smita has 11 years experience as Software Engineer and Data Engineer. She has Masters in Informatics from the University of Edinburgh, specializing in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence.

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Chip Garner
Technology Advisor

Chip has over 30 technical publications and is an expert in computer vision, artificial intelligence/machine learning, and IoT. Chip gained his MS in Mechanical & Nuclear Engineering from UCLA and BS in Mechanical Engineering from UCSD.

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Anand Jagannathan
Growth Advisor

Having founded five Silicon Valley startups with two successful IPOs, Anand brings his 35+ years of entrepreneurship experience to Smart Sentry advisor board. Anand has a Ph.D. and M.S. in Computer Science from Rice University (Houston, Texas) and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (Kanpur).

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Wahed Magee
Law enforcement Advisor

Wahed is a “Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) Practitioner,” certified through the National Institute of Crime Prevention. Wahed gained his MA in Criminal Justice from Columbia Southern and BA in Criminal Justice & Sociology from WSU. He also graduated from Stanford LEAD Personal Leadership Program through the Graduate School of Business

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Michael McLeod
Security industry Advisor

Michael McLeod has more than 30 years of senior operations management experience in the security industry. He is CEO of GHS Interactive Security and served as General Manager for API Security, VP Operations for Sonitrol Corporation, and National Vice President of Operations for Security Technologies Group.

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Sentry AI - US office

440 N Wolfe Rd #254, Sunnyvale, CA 94085, USA

Sentry AI - India office

#3, Kariappa Rd, Near K R Park, Basavanagudi, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560004, India

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