Founder of Trepont Acquisition Corp. I, Arun Sarin is a businessperson who has been at the helm of 11 different companies and currently holds the position of Chairman of Cerence, Inc. and Chief Executive Officer & Director at Trepont Acquisition Corp. I. Mr. Sarin is also on the board of 9 other companies.
In the past Mr. Sarin was Chairman for Airlinq, Inc., Vice Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for Blucora, Inc., Chief Executive Officer & Director at Vodafone Group Plc Group Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone US, Inc. Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone US, Inc. President & Chief Operating Officer for AirTouch Communications and Chief Executive Officer-USA & Asia Pacific Region at Vodafone AirTouch Plc (which are all subsidiaries of Vodafone Group Plc), Chief Executive Officer for Accel-KKR LLC, Chief Executive Officer at Vodafone Asia Pacific Ltd., Chief Executive Officer for Infospace, Inc., Chief Financial Officer & Vice President for Pacific Bell Telephone Co. and Vice President-Corporate Strategy at Pacific Telesis Group.
He received an undergraduate degree from Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur and a graduate degree and an MBA from the University of California, Berkeley.