Vyasa Shastry


Vyasa Shastry
Director of Partnerships

Vyasa is Volexion's Interim Director of Partnerships. In his role, Vyasa is in charge of identifying, targeting, and driving forward Volexion's industrial and financial partner acquisition process.

Vyasa brings extensive expertise in designing complex industry partnerships and in technology commercialization. During his PhD in Materials Engineering, he worked on research problems for major technology organizations including Rolls-Royce PLC, Boeing, GM. During his graduate studies, he built analytical research tools for several types of functional materials and was a worldwide Top-10 finalist at the Zwick Science Award. Post-PhD, he worked at a boutique engineering consulting firm (Cosmic) and at one of India's leading ed-tech startups (Ethnus), driving product development and growth in India. 

Vyasa holds a PhD in Materials Engineering from IISc Bangalore and Imperial College London, and is an MBA candidate at the Kellogg School of Management.