Girish Mathrubootham

Girish Mathrubootham

Founder & CEO, Freshworks

Girish Mathrubootham founded Freshworks (formerly Freshdesk) in 2010, and as the CEO, has been setting the vision and direction for the company since inception. Prior to founding the helpdesk software maker, Girish was the VP of Product Management at ManageEngine, a division of Zoho Corp, where he was responsible for setting worldwide product strategy and overseeing product marketing, product management, and customer support. In addition to the pedigree of having some of the happiest customers in the world, he is also a Foosball champion. He lives with his wife and two boys in Chennai.