Vats Srivatsan, COO, SentinelOne
"Vats Srivatsan joined SentinelOne as its COO earlier this year. He leads the organization’s global expansion, growth, and operational alignment as SentinelOne scales to the next level. Vats brings more than 3 decades of professional experience to SentinelOne, including a deep understanding of cloud and growth transformations. Notably, Vats served as Chief Strategy Officer at Palo Alto Networks, where he played a critical role in the strategic transformation of the company from a single product to a multi-platform business. Most recently, Vats was President and Chief Operating Officer at ColorTokens, a zero trust security startup. He also served as Managing Director, Business Operations at Google Cloud and Corporate Vice President at Motorola Mobility, a Google Company. Vats was a core member of the team that architected Google’s cloud strategy, the commercial engine that scaled to a multi-billion-dollar cloud business. Prior, Vats was a Partner at McKinsey & Company for more than 11 years where he co-founded the tech/media/telecom practice focused on F100 CxO business transformation initiatives. Vats is a Ph.D., Operations Research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has a BTech in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Bombay. "