Akshay Kothari

COO of Notion

Akshay Kothari is Chief Operating Officer at Notion. At the start of his career, he co-founded Pulse News, which he led as CEO, redefining the way people access news. Pulse was acquired by LinkedIn in 2013, becoming the foundation of the company's content product line. At LinkedIn, he oversaw these initiatives as a product leader, and eventually became VP Product and Head of LinkedIn India. He joined Notion in 2018 after investing in the company early on. He has his BS from Purdue and MS from Stanford, both in electrical engineering.