Pallavi Mahajan

CVP & GM NEX Software Engineering, Intel Corporation

Pallavi Mahajan

Speaker Bio


Pallavi Mahajan is the Corporate Vice President of NEX Software Engineering (NSWE). Pallavi is a prominent and well-known figure in the computing industry.  She has incubated and scaled many new software teams with a proven track record of successfully launching complex software platforms. A passionate technologist and an engineer at heart, she holds eight patents in Software Programmability & Automation. She is also listed in the coveted list of ‘Women Worth Watching in Technology’.



Prior to joining Intel, Pallavi was Vice President of Engineering for the HPC (High-Performance Compute) & AI business unit at HPE (Hewlett Packard Enterprise), responsible for driving strategy & execution for HPC Software, Workloads and leading Customer Experience. She played a pivotal role in scaling the HPE Cray acquisition to exascale deployments and transforming HPE's HPC business. 



Before HPE, Pallavi spent 16 years at Juniper Networks where she led Juniper's software strategy & execution, software monetization, Programmability & Telemetry, Self-Driving Networks, and Cloud-Based Management.