Andy Zhulenev is Vice President at the Silicon Valley Innovation Center, responsible for Corporate Innovation Services. He brings over 20 years of industry experience, remarkable technology expertise and in-depth understanding of both corporations and startups. Andy worked in strategy consulting, private equity investments, Information Technology, and has founded or co-founded four different startups. Over the last five years, his primary focus was on corporate innovation, new product development and startup mentorship. Andy is passionate about the latest technologies such as Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence, IoT and Robotics. He is actively involved in ongoing technology research and strategy consulting activities with clients, is a speaker at public events and writes thought leadership articles and research reports.