Person Overview

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Primary:
Vice President of Engineering at Salesforce
Past:
Head of Engineering, Real Time Communications at Yahoo!, Spin-Off at Whisper, See All (3)
Education:
Osmania University, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, University of Iowa

Detailed Description

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Engineering Executive with experience in leading and building award winning Consumer/Enterprise products and expertise in Mobile, Big Data, Large Scale, High Performing, Fault-Tolerant, Reliable Distributed systems, and Saas/PaaS

* Big Data Platforms and Services and Scalable Distributed Storage Systems at Salesforce.com

* Led and built Mobile products on key platforms that process $3.5+ Billions in transactions per year

* Head of Engineering and one of the Co-Founders of Yahoo! Real Time Communications groups and the most used products in the world including Yahoo! Messenger, Yahoo! Chat, Yahoo! Mobile Messaging, Real Time Messaging in Yahoo! Mail, Real Time Notification Platform, Y! Voice and Video, Yahoo! Avatars and Virtual goods, Yahoo! IM Integrations with Facebook, Twitter, Google Talk and Microsoft, Real Time Talk in Yahoo! Sports and Yahoo! Groups, and open APIs

* Demonstrated success of building and leading globally distributed cross-functional teams including Engineering, Product and User Experience Designers from ground up to 200

* Architected and built complex multi-tier distributed and scalable systems that handle 280+ million active users and deliver 300+ billion real time messages per month with 99.99% up-time

* Filed 8 patents and published 3 papers in distributed systems, communications and messaging space

* Board of Director, Technology, Product and Strategic Advisor at technology startups

* Judge for TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon 2011 held in San Francisco

* Company's spokesperson for products. Widely interviewed and quoted in media, magazines and blogs

Experience (6)

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    Morado Venture Partners

    Limited Partner
    Jan, 2013
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    Salesforce

    Vice President of Engineering
    2013
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    Whisper

    Spin-Off
    2012 - Jan, 2013
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    Betfair

    Vice President and General Manager, Mobile
    2011 - Jan, 2013
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    Yahoo!

    Head of Engineering, Real Time Communications
    2009 - Jan, 2011
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    Yahoo!

    Senior Director of Engineering
    2007 - Jan, 2009

Advisory Roles (1)

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    TigerText

    Board of Director, Technology and Product Advisor
    2011 - Jan, 2014

Education (3)

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