Based in Silicon Valley, Shail Khiyara is a distinguished thought leader and operational executive in Intelligent Automation and AI.  He has served as a Chief Marketing Officer & Chief Customer Officer at three leading intelligent automation firms – Automation Anywhere, Blue Prism and UiPath and now serves on the board of several automation and AI companies.  

As a recognized Linkedin Top Voice in AI, Shail has furthered his influence with the 2023 launch of his book titled “Intelligent Automation – Bridging the Gap between Business & Academia” co-written with the CFO of HP and the book offers a unique blend of strategic insight and practical execution experience. He’s now working on his second book on Data and AI. 

Shail is also the founder of VOCAL, a global initiative that unites over 90 leading brands worldwide, fostering collaboration among automation and AI leaders. He is also the Founder and CEO of an Industrial AI company – Plutoshift. He holds an MS in Engineering and an MBA from Yale University.