Sanjay Mittal

Co-founder & Chief Technology Officer


Sanjay Mittal is Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at Spotzot—responsible for technology and product engineering. He has over 30 years experience building and managing technology teams and software technology companies.

Formerly, Sanjay started Selectica—a pioneer in internet sales and configuration solutions for large enterprises—where he built the company from scratch to a very successful IPO in 2000. At Selectica he played a key role in selling to and managing major accounts such as IBM, Dell, Cisco and GE. He was also the inventor of Selectica’s core technology, was the founding CTO and VP of Engineering and later served as its CEO.

After Selectica, Sanjay was instrumental in starting innovative companies such as Kiffets, AccelTree, and TrustHop. Prior, he had a distinguished career as a research scientist at Xerox Palo Alto Research Center (PARC) with notable work in Artificial Intelligence and Constraint Reasoning.

Sanjay holds a PhD in Computer Science from The Ohio State University, a BTech in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He holds numerous patents in machine learning, configuration and mobile technologies.