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Founding Team

Rahul Aggarwal

Rahul Aggarwal

Founder & CEO

Rahul is an entrepreneur and a networking industry veteran. He spent several years driving product innovation, standards and development at leading networking companies including Juniper Networks and Redback Networks. He pioneered multiple widely successful technologies including E-VPN and P2MP MPLS taking them from innovation to product development and then mass deployment. Following that he worked in the B2B enterprise SaaS industry building and defining big data, real-time, analytics, application, cloud software based products. This included co-founding Arktan, an enterprise real-time content curation startup, that he took through a successful exit. Arktan’s products were adopted by multiple Fortune 500 companies.

Rahul has authored over 30 Internet drafts and RFCs and holds over 40 patents.

Bhupesh Kothari

Bhupesh Kothari

Co-Founder & V.P. Engineering

Bhupesh brings technical leadership with two decades of experience in delivering large scale distributed and networking software.  Prior to Augtera Networks, he was the Principal Lead at Gainspeed (acquired by Nokia) for Layer 3 where he led the team for delivering the Packet Engine routing system and High Availability for Gainspeed’s SDN controller.  His experience prior to Gainspeed spanned across Juniper Networks, Cisco, and Avici Systems where his primary contributions were in routing technologies and system architecture.  He has authored several patents in the areas of MPLS Pseudowires, Layer 2 VPNs and fast traffic restoration techniques.