Vivek Khemka is the chief technology officer for DISH and Sling TV, and also serves as the executive vice president of DISH Technologies. He leads Technology Strategy, Product Management, Engineering, Product Development, Supply Chain Management, Broadcast Operations and OTT delivery. In August 2016, Vivek added to his duties the role of acting president of Echostar Technologies, later merged into DISH Technologies.
Vivek led the product and marketing launch of DISH’s Hopper Whole-Home HD DVR, an award-winning set-top box recognized by the Consumer Technology Association, CNET, Popular Mechanics and PC Magazine.
Before his time at DISH, Vivek worked at Danaher, Motorola and McKinsey & Co.
Vivek earned his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He holds an Master of Business Administration from Carnegie Mellon University, where he graduated with the Elliot Dunlap Smith Award. He also received the Entrepreneur of the Year for co-founding SmartOps, a supply chain management software company.
Vivek enjoys traveling, biking and spending time with his wife and two children.