Founder and CEO
Thejo Kote is the Founder and CEO of Airbase. Airbase is the leading spend management platform for small and midsize companies. It combines comprehensive accounts payable, an advanced corporate card program, and employee expense reimbursements into one system. Kote has 17 years in the IT and financial services industry. He began his career in 2004.
Before joining Airbase, Kote was a co-founder and CEO at Automatic and before that a co-founder and advisor at NextDrop. Earlier in his career he worked with Infosys Technologies Limited as a software engineer.
Kote graduated from UC Berkeley School of Information with a master’s degree and from Visvesvaraya Technological University with an undergraduate degree in electrical and electronics engineering.