We believe in the power of cross-functional teams and the wealth of learning applied through interdisciplinary expertise.
Our team is a strong blend of over 100+ years of product development and manufacturing experience, over 75+ years of architecting scalable cloud solutions and a true forum of decades of scientific prowess helping us take on a challenge for a much needed solution.
Our culture nestled amongst entrepreneurs, engineers, water experts, scientists, business leaders and more, comes from individuals with varied, diverse backgrounds but having one thing in common: we care about water – and the people that rely on it.
As a team, we are committed to enhancing the quality of life for all world citizens, so we leave a planet that can provide safe water for our future generations.
Founder & CEO
Meena Sankaran is an accomplished technology executive, business leader and evangelist driving global strategy and innovation for customer success through a variety of leadership roles. She has been a key influencer and executed on product strategy with her unique blend of business and technical acumen to customers worldwide across organizations of varied sizes.
As a Social Entrepreneur, she believes in leveraging technology for challenges that bring about global change and deliver solutions to impact at a grass roots level. She has a BE in Electronics Engineering from India and MS in Electrical Engg from UTA, Texas. Her Leadership in Ketos's engineering innovation, product & business strategy, team discipline and strong culture are instrumental in the path to success. She has been a winner of several awards including being featured on Forbes as one of the awe-inspiring women.
Chief Scientist, R&D
Mazhar Ali is a highly accomplished materials scientist primarily working in the fields of solid state chemistry, topological physics and next-generation computing devices. He completed bachelor's programs in both Chemistry and Physics from UC Berkeley and his PhD in Chemistry and Materials from Princeton. He has been an IBM Scientist before accepting the Sofia Kovalevskaja Award from the Alexander von Humboldt foundation.
He has authored and co-authored more than 40 publications in prestigious journals, garnering more than 700 citations. His unique capabilities to innovate next generation materials and work closely with Water is an underlying component as Maz leads the Research & Data Science team for Ketos.