Nishil holds a Bachelor’s in Electronics and
communications from IIT Kharagpur and has over 20 years
of diverse experience in the embedded and VLSI industry.
Over the years he has worked on the designs of memories,
Ultra-SPARC processors, networking, automotive, space
application chips and cell-phone processors. He also
holds a private pilots license for micro lights. At
KfxLabs Nishil is responsible for developing system
level architecture of new communication solutions and
managing various R&D activities. Before founding Kfx,
he was a Site Technical Lead in the
Hard IP division of the Atom & SOC Development Group at Intel.
Prior to Intel, he worked for National semiconductor where
he contributed to several RFID, watch
processor, automotive and space application chips.
Applying his business and technical background, Neeraj
assists Kfx in protecting and expanding the domestic and
international knowledge-based business. Neeraj also handles
strategies related to IP protection, licensing and strategic
Neeraj is co-founder of PanIIT Mentors which is a Nation Building Initiative under PanIIT. IIT Mentors is a global mentorship program which is set up with simple goals of "Alumni helping Alumni" in a "Pay it forward" model.
Neeraj holds Bachelors of Technology degree from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Metallurgical and Material Sciences and Masters of Science Degree from Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden in Scientific Computing and Mathematics.
Neeraj is senior mentor and visiting faculty in several engineering and MBA colleges. Neeraj had also severed as Secretary at Advanced Computing and Communication Society. Neeraj also serves on the board of advisors of several organizations.