Sundari Mitra

Sundari Mitra

CEO - NetSpeed Systems

Sundari Mitra is vice president in the Silicon Engineering Group and general manager of the Configurable Fabric Group at Intel Corporation. 

She started her career at Intel in the late 1980s as a chip designer on the Intel 286. Subsequently, Ms. Mitra joined Sun Microsystems where she spent 12 years and moved into management. Ms. Mitra took the entrepreneurial plunge and went on to launch two successful tech companies. Her first startup was Prism Circuits, which created serial memory products. Prism grew to 50 people with $11 million in revenue and was acquired by Mosys in 2009. In 2011, Mitra founded NetSpeed Systems, a system-on-a-chip design tool company. Raising over $22 M from investors, she grew the company to profitability with an impressive list of Fortune 100 customers. NetSpeed was acquired by Intel Corporation in 2018. 

In 2017, Ms. Mitra received the Distinguished Alumni Award from the College of Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. For several years, Ms. Mitra has been mentoring young people from the university where she got her MSEE. Ms. Mitra continues to focus on helping others, particularly women, to be successful in starting and growing tech companies.