Dedrone Declares Aaditya Devarakonda as Chief Govt Officer – Drones Information
Dedrones CEO Aaditya Devarakonda
Dedrone, the market leader in airspace security technology, is pleased to announce that Aaditya Devarakonda (AD) has been elected Chief Executive Officer and Board Member of Dedrone effective August 6, 2020.
AD joined Dedrone’s advisory team in 2019 and officially joined the company in 2020 as President and Chief Business Officer. He succeeds Jörg Lamprecht, who co-founded Dedrone, has led the company since it was founded in 2014 and will now serve as Executive Chairman.
Commenting on his appointment, AD said: “I am proud to lead this accomplished team. On behalf of me and Dedrone, we would like to express our appreciation and thanks to Mr. Lamprecht for his support and guidance. Jörg founded and built our remarkable company with his co-founders Rene Seeber and Ingo Seebach, and I look forward to continuing their vision of airspace security. The future of Dedrone is bright and we are grateful that Jörg will stay in close proximity to support this next chapter in the success of our company. ”
CEO and co-founder of Dedrone, Jörg Lamprecht, explains: “AD is the ideal market leader for Dedrone as the company wants to scale and remain the world’s leading provider of airspace security technology. I am especially proud of how well AD Dedrone led Dedrone through an unprecedented global crisis in his first few months with the company. AD’s focus, energy, and exceptional business acumen will serve our company and our customers. I’m proud of what our team has built since Dedrone was founded in 2014 and I look forward to the future of Dedrone. ”
Venky Ganesan, Partner at Menlo Ventures, said on behalf of the Dedrone Board of Directors: “We have known AD for over a year. His leadership role over the past 6 months is clearly visible throughout the company as well as customers and investors outside. His vision and execution in a very difficult market was a clear sign to the board that he would be the right person to lead the company. We couldn’t be happier that he took on the role. ”