Shail Khiyara is the CMO and Chief Customer Officer at Spigit and brings 15+ years of executive and marketing experience with a track record of proven success, leading marketing teams at some of the most recognized brands in Silicon Valley.
Shail has worldwide marketing responsibilities including increasing revenue and brand awareness of Spigit. He joined Spigit from Taleo where he was the SVP and CMO and drove significant successes leading up to the acquisition of Taleo by Oracle. During his tenure the company grew successfully, established a robust pipeline and drove significant new customer acquisition and revenue growth. Prior to Taleo, he was the SVP and General Manager for EVault, the Cloud services business of Seagate Technologies where he drove significant revenue growth through innovative product positioning, branding and channel marketing.
Previously Shail drove the European sales and marketing efforts to position the Verisign brand in multiple geographies, drove revenue and significant customer acquisition of F1000 companies. An avid humanitarian Shail actively serves on multiple boards in the Bay Area with organizations focused on education, innovation and economic development. Shail holds an MBA from Yale University, Exec Education at Harvard Business School and has an MS in Engineering.