Mahesh Saptharishi

EVP, CTO at Motorola Solutions

Mahesh Saptharishi is executive vice president and chief technology officer. He is responsible for the company’s public safety software and mobile video solutions. He also leads the chief technology office.

Saptharishi joined Motorola Solutions in 2018 through the acquisition of Avigilon, a video security solutions company, where he served as senior vice president and chief technology officer. Prior to Avigilon, he founded VideoIQ, a video analytics company that was acquired by Avigilon, as well as Broad Reach Security, which was later acquired by GE.

Saptharishi serves on the board of directors of Evolv Technologies Holdings.

He earned a doctoral degree in artificial intelligence from Carnegie Mellon University.


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