VP Innovation & Analytics
Nitesh Mehta leads the digital strategy and innovation practice at Iron Horse. With over 25 years of experience, Nitesh has held a variety of positions ranging from Product Management to Business Development for startups to large enterprises. Earlier in his career, his passion led him to community and collaboration tools, where he was the first outside hire for Jive Software, which raised over $100 million and went public. Later on, he helped spearhead Yahoo’s foray in social media by launching Yahoo 360 and Yahoo Profiles, with his team responsible for the $1 billion acquisition offer for Facebook. He also spearheaded the car-sharing revolution with the launch of Spride/SideCar, which was later was acquired by GM’s Maven division.
Nitesh holds a BA in Business Economics with a minor in computing from UCLA.