Chad Chesney

Senior Vice President and General Manager of Transportation Business

As senior vice president and general manager of the transportation business, Chad Chesney is responsible for driving business growth and defining the products, services, and capabilities required to meet the unique needs of NI’s customers in the transportation space. 


Since joining NI in 1994, Chesney has held various leadership roles in sales, marketing, and applications engineering in both the United States and Asia. He most recently served as vice president of product marketing for NI’s data acquisition and control products. 


Chesney holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Vanderbilt University. He also represents NI on the Vanderbilt University School of Engineering’s Board of Visitors.