Saiesh (Sash) Reddy is technology and portfolio director for Boeing HorizonX Ventures. Based in Orange County, California, he identifies, invests, and manages deal flow and value creation across the country with an emphasis in additive manufacturing, artificial intelligence, composites, energy, and satellite technologies.
Prior to his current role, Reddy was responsible for corporate strategy, technical strategy, and enterprise strategic growth initiatives for multiple technologies across Boeing. Previously, he managed all financial aspects of the Southern California Strategic Composite Manufacturing Center. Reddy also spent four years in Corporate Development, where he led and supported negotiations for more than 30 Mergers and Acquisitions deals.
Before joining Boeing, Reddy was director of finance for Captaris, Inc., a maker of software to manage and work with documents and business data. In addition to managing daily financial aspects, Reddy played a key role in licensing and acquisition of technology to address key business initiatives. Additionally, he has held multiple senior roles in finance, business development, strategy development, and operations management at 2WAY Corporation, Cable Plus, Inc., and Starbucks.
Reddy holds a Bachelor of Science in finance, with a minor in chemistry and biology from Virginia Tech, and a Master of Business Administration in marketing and finance from Seattle University. He has also completed multiple technical and executive education courses/certificates at the University of California, San Diego; University of California, Irvine; Massachusetts Institute of Technology; and other institutions.