Mr. Jayaprakash Vijayan is a Co-Founder and serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Board Member at Tekion. Mr. Vijayan served as an Advisor at FixNix. Jay served as the Chief Information Officer at Tesla Motors. Jay champions IT as an enabler for Tesla and works with all the company's groups to identify opportunities, structure, develop and deliver systems and solutions. Jay brings more than 17 years of IT, Applications Development, and Management experience. Before joining Tesla, he was the Sr. Director, IT Business Applications for VMware. Jay was leading the Applications Development of all business applications for VMware during the extremely accelerated growth of the company from being 700 Million to close to 4 Billion annual revenue during the period 2007-2012. Jay's team developed and delivered/implemented almost all of the business applications including the web portal for VMware during this accelerated growth period. Prior to that, he was involved in different Applications Management positions at Oracle. Jay is proven and specialized inefficiently operating and delivering sustainable IT solutions in extremely faced paced, high growth organizations, and in turning around large IT programs and organizations successfully. He also has several industry-recognized technology certifications and patents for tech inventions.