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The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, MBA
Venture Capital and Technology Startups
University of Iowa, MS
Computer Science
Osmania University, BS
Computer Science & Engineering

Current Companies

Vice President of Engineering

Former Companies

Head of Engineering, Real Time Communications
Vice President and General Manager, Mobile
Senior Director of Engineering
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Raj Vemulapalli

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

  • 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

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