Sankar is a passionate entrepreneur and business leader with a solid track record delivering great products. He is the Co-Founder and CEO of Audeze, the award-winning headphone company based in California. Sankar wore multiple hats (Engineer, CFO, COO etc) as he grew Audeze from a bootstrapped startup to establishing a manufacturing plant. At Audeze, Sankar established a strategic partnership with BMW DesignWorks to streamline design of all Audeze products. Prior to starting Audeze, Sankar was the product manager at DVS/Rohde & Schwarz responsible for the Digital Cinema product line, the most widely used encoder for Digital Cinema. Sankar holds a M.S. in Electrical Engineering from University of Southern California and a B.S. In Electrical Engineering from PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore.