As senior vice president and general manager of the portfolio business, Ajit Gokhale is responsible for driving growth across the academic, consumer electronics, and energy industries, in addition to other industries in which NI has significant business opportunity. This includes setting the strategic direction of new products, solutions, and services to meet the unique needs of customers across each of these markets.
Since joining NI in 1990, Gokhale has spent a significant amount of his career overseas in Europe and Asia. He has held leadership roles such as senior vice president of global marketing, vice president of sales and marketing of Asia-Pacific, and managing director of the United Kingdom, France, and China.
Gokhale holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.