Co-Founder & CEO, Arrcus
Devesh Garg is a seasoned technology executive with global entrepreneurial, strategic, and operational experience in early-stage start-ups as well as private and public market-leading companies.
A calculated risk-taker, Devesh has participated in the EDA industry, digitization of broadband communications, multi-core processing, and the emerging markets of Asia. He is a passionate builder of teams, businesses, and world-class companies.
Most recently he served as President of EZchip (NASDAQ:EZCH) which was acquired by Mellanox (NASDAQ:MLNX). Prior to that, he was the founding CEO of Tilera Corporation— a pioneer in high core count multi-processors (acquired by EZchip).
In 2007, Devesh moved to Mumbai, India, where he served as a Managing Director for Bessemer Venture Partners and its $385M private equity fund. Devesh was an early pre-IPO employee (~#50) of Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM) where he helped build a team and ~$500M annual business within 3 years. In his last role at Broadcom, he served as the General Manager of the Security Line of Business. He also was an early pre-IPO employee at Synopsys and early at LSI Logic.
He is an active investor, Board Member, and Advisor to a broad range of companies in the data center and cloud, security, analytics, IoT, and consumer segments. Devesh has an MBA from Santa Clara University and a BS in Electrical Engineering from San Jose State University.
A sports enthusiast and avid adventure traveler, Devesh has trekked to base camp at Mt. Everest and with his family has explored over 40 countries and countless cities.