Ashi Sheth

Software Manager, Project Manager, and Consultant in San Jose, California

Ashi Sheth

Software Manager, Project Manager, and Consultant in San Jose, California

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Ashi Sheth is an IT professional with an established track record for turning around outdated, underperforming, and unstable IT environments in the US and abroad. He is well-versed in ERP and business systems, high availability data resources, network and data center design, Cisco digital media solutions, and virtualization tools.

Currently as Enterprise Service Manager for Netflix, Ashi and his team are building and managing the next generation of platforms for Netflix development, customer support, and data analysis in order to deliver the best media viewing experience to a growing global customer community.

Previously, at Laureate Education, Ashi used his background in International Higher Education and corporate strategy to lead a global initiative gathering SIS requirements to standardize the business processes across Laureate's 60+ campuses globally.

As Director of IT at the American University of Sharjah in the UAE, Ashi redesigned the IT infrastructure to optimize resources and mitigate expenses. Under his leadership, a training program was implemented that eliminated the need to hire costly consultants and reduced operating expenses exponentially. He built structured processes for IT procurement that allowed the department to make more strategic and cost-effective IT purchases and his attention to IT product acquisition, process, cost, and quality helped position the university as a technology leader in the region.

Earlier, as a Systems Engineering Manager at the University of the Pacific in California, Ashi replaced antiquated IT systems with robust tools and systems and introduced new technologies that resulted in lowered systems maintenance and costs, a more stable and streamlined IT infrastructure, and an enhanced reputation for quality and performance within the university.

As a Computing Support Services Manager for Avaya Communications/Lucent Technologies in California, Ashi supported over 9,000 users and following the company's spin off, he was retained to maintain one of Avaya's largest corporate data centers.

As MIS Manager for Applied Aerospace Structures Corp during the late 1990s in California, he rebuilt technical resources and helped contribute to more than a two-fold increase in company earnings in just 5 years.

Ashi holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Technology & Strategic Corporate Communications from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA.

  • Work
    • Netflix
  • Education
    • Duquesne University