Dr. Siva Narendra is Chief Executive Officer of tyfone, inc., a digital banking technology company in Portland, Oregon, he co-founded in 2004. He has served as its CEO since 2011. Dr. Narendra also co-founded iCashe, a digital payment fintech company, and has served as its President for the past year.
Dr. Narendra is an inventor with more than 100 patents. In addition, inventions he patented have led to the launch of OneIDLab, a digital security company.
Prior to becoming an entrepreneur, Dr. Narendra was a Senior Staff Scientist at Intel's Corporate Technology Group where his contributions led to the issuance of 75 patents. He is a published author and has more than 60 peer-reviewed papers. In addition to serving on the boards of the two technology companies he founded, Dr. Narendra has been a board member at OnPoint Community Credit Union since 2017.
Dr. Narendra holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institution of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts.