Sheetal Shah joined Impossible Foods in May 2019 as Senior Vice President, Product and Operations. Sheetal oversees several mission-critical business units, including product, operations, manufacturing, supply chain and logistics. Impossible Foods employs about 350 people in its Redwood City headquarters and at its manufacturing facility in Oakland.
Before joining Impossible, Sheetal was Chief Operations Officer at Verifone, where he oversaw global operations including supply chain, customer care, quality and program management for customers in more than 150 countries.
Prior to Verifone, Sheetal served in numerous leadership roles at Motorola Mobility, a $10 billion mobile device company acquired by Google. Among other positions, Sheetal served as Chief Procurement Officer, responsible for end-to-end global supplier management including all commercial and operational aspects including supplier new technology readiness.
Sheetal’s career began at Motorola as a software engineer, where he designed and shipped automatic speech recognition and voice annotation technology for Motorola handsets. He holds multiple patents and has Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Florida. In his free time Sheetal enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, playing basketball and training for Ragnar relays.