Ashish functions as an investor and adviser to young companies. His operating experience includes leadership roles with high-growth companies within Information Security, SaaS, and E-commerce. In addition to his current role at BLH, Mistry is CEO of KontrolFreek - an innovative lifestyle brand in the video game market.
Ashish's first entrepreneurial role was as co-founder of Virtex Networks (Acquired by Leapfrog Services), then as an early team member of AirDefense (Acquired by NYSE: MOT). Mistry also spent two tours as an EIR at Georgia Tech's Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC), working with start-ups across Georgia.
Ashish is also active in community organizations including current and prior board positions with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (ELC), Junior Achievement, Venture Atlanta and the Atlanta CEO Council, as well as serving on committees with the Metro Atlanta Chamber. Mistry is a graduate of Emory University and resides with his wife and children in Atlanta.