Uday Shankar Kizhepat

Vice President & General Manager MEA

Uday is the Vice President & General Manager MEA region and working at our offices in Dubai. A Senior Sales Leader, with significant experience driving strategic deals & marquee IT transformation projects across the Middle East and Africa region. He has held multiple leadership roles in his 20 plus years of professional experience. A certified Cloud Practitioner and certified Digital Change Champion, his experience encompass knowledge about leading enterprise-level solutions in the market and their positioning in various verticals.

Prior to joining WSO2, Uday has worked in global & regional system integrator’s such as LTI, Zensar technologies, Intercol and was responsible for business growth and development.

Uday completed his Mechanical Engineering from the NSS College of Engineering and Post Graduate in management from Cambridge College International. Outside of work, Uday is a creative communicator and a big lover of music, enjoys travelling, reading historical books, and understanding various cultures. He plays cricket and golf in his spare time and does a bit in organizing cricket tournaments and mentoring kids. He is involved in CSR activities and was recently a COVID warrior, helping mobilize ventilators and oxygen generators to help the underprivileged in India.