SIOS Technology Corp. promoted Sajid Shaikh from director of ongineering to VP of engineering, reporting directly to COO Masahiro Arai.
He will lead product delivery for both SIOS LifeKeeper and SIOS DataKeeper products. He has more than 20 years of experience in software engineering and software product development. Before joining SIOS in 2019, he held various senior engineering management and leadership positions at Veritas Technologies and Symantec Corp.
He earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the University of Mumbai and is pursuing a Master of Computer Science degree with Data Science specialization from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
“Sajid’s extensive experience in software engineering and product development, coupled with his proven leadership as director of engineering, makes him the ideal choice to lead our product delivery for SIOS high availability products,” said Arai. “His track record at Veritas and Symantec reflects a commitment to excellence that aligns seamlessly with SIOS’ values. We look forward to leveraging Sajid’s expertise as we continue to drive innovation and deliver unparalleled solutions in the field of application high availability and disaster recovery.“
“I am thrilled to take on the role of VP engineering at SIOS, a company at the forefront of application HA and DR,” said Shaikh. “The opportunity to lead product delivery for SIOS LifeKeeper and SIOS DataKeeper products aligns perfectly with my commitment for advancing mission-critical enterprise solutions. I believe in the team’s capabilities and am excited to help steer their future innovations for our customers.”