Niranjan Anant Pol
Director for Engineering and Business Development(India),
Cloud Systems and Silicon Group,
Seagate Technology HDD (India) Pvt. Ltd.
Niranjan Anant Pol is a core member of India Management Team for Seagate. Niranjan is
responsible for engineering development of controllers in Seagate’s Solid State Drives and also for
the business development for these Seagate product lines in India. Niranjan steers many key
initiatives such as university relations, talent development, fostering relationships with key
customers while working with local sales. Niranjan represents Seagate at industry bodies,
ecosystem partners and the government institutions through his active engagement with IESA
(India Electronics and Semiconductor Association), VSI (VLSI Society of India), NASSCOM and IACC
(Indo-American chamber of commerce).
Niranjan Pol joined Seagate as part of acquisition of Flash Business by Seagate from LSI
Corporation/Avago in 2014. Niranjan has 19+ years of rich professional experience ranging from
research and development in solid state drive controllers to development and application of
complex engineering software at LSI India, Cadence(US and India), Sun Microsystems(US) and
Intel(US). Niranjan was the organizing chair for the 26th International IEEE VLSI Design Conference
at Pune held in January 2013.
Niranjan holds MBA from Santa Clara University (Finance and International Business, 2005) and M.
Tech from IIT Bombay (Reliability Engineering, 1997).