On the surface, Indix is a group of 80+ people building the world's largest Product Information Marketplace. Dig a little deeper, though, and you'll find people who are passionate about arming innovators with the data and tools they need to build the future of commerce.
Headquartered in Seattle, we have sales teams located throughout the US, as well as product and engineering teams in Chennai, India. Despite being in different parts of the world, there are a couple of things we all hold at our core: We want to build amazing products. We want to change people's lives for the better. We don't take our customers and competitors for granted but earn their respect every day. And we want to have fun doing it all.
Get to know the members of our team below. If you're interested in joining us, check out our careers page.AllEngineeringExecutiveFoundersMarketingOperationsProductSales
Software EngineerIdentifying, architect-ing and solving people's problems through technology drives me to write code, build products, and read a lot about business strategy and entrepreneurship. Someday, I wish to be a tech-preneur. :) Even more than that, I aspire to be a great storyteller who helps people simplify their lives. Being fresh out of college, I am a new kid on the block who enjoys learning from all the smart people around.
Product ManagerAnirudh loves numbers. He really loves numbers. Really. Anirudh is a finance major with a soft spot for macroeconomics. For fun he plays the stock market, basketball and follows ManU.
Software EngineerAnitha loves to observe things. She aspires to touch people's lives with software that makes a positive impact. A black belt in Karate, she practises Judo and Aikido in her free time. She loves foreign languages, and is also a JENESYS-ian. Read more about her here.
Inside Account ExecutiveAnthony is a sports fanatic, passionate about baseball and football in particular. Whether he is at a game, hanging out with friends, or hard at work, he brings enthusiasm and intensity into everything he does. He has carried over the focus and dedication of playing baseball for 4 years in college to his efforts in pursuing and building strong relationships with clients. Prior to Indix, he spent two years working for a large value added reseller learning the ins and outs of the technology world. He is super excited about leading the new wave of change in the world of commerce.
Content Marketing ManagerSelf-confessed geek. I spent six years writing about cinema and media as an academic, including three years at the University of Washington. I thrive on researching exciting topics, digging into data, drawing insights, and creating engaging content for different platforms. It's easy getting bit by the tech bug in Seattle. Indix provided me the unique opportunity to nurture my passion for research, critical analysis and writing, while building new skills at the same time. When I'm not playing with words and data, I love spending time with my husband, reading, enjoying Seattle's natural beauty, and obsessing over cats, dogs and orcas.
Director of Engineering, DevOpsJust another guy in the crowd who loves to understand problems which others tend to ignore. Trying to build a robust & scalable platform @Indix and bring some peace into the world :)
Software EngineerI like to have a good laugh, preferably at my own expense. I look around me and everything has a funny side to it. And everything can be analyzed and understood in order to come up with a better solution. I like to code. I like solving problems. I like to laugh. What else is there to life?
Software EngineerAshwanth is a hacker who likes to code in his spare time. As a fan of ancient Hindu history he's attempting to identify technology references and patterns in the Vedas and then convert those into practical frameworks for everyday use. Quite the hacker philosopher. Here's more on Ashwanth
Software EngineerBala is passionate about systems engineering and loves to solve hard design problems. Prior to Indix, he's been providing design solutions to Microsoft and Amazon in Hyderabad and Chennai respectively. He believes that education is the elixir that can help individuals and nations grow out of poverty. When he's not at work, Bala likes to spend time with his family and explore new places. He loves books and places that have a rich historical context.
Software EngineerPerspective is key to understanding a person's behavior. Seeing so many people with very different perspective live in a world with some semblance order in spite of the utter chaos, is what excites me. I love making things work and playing football or any team sport. I want to travel and wish to see the world through different pairs of eyes.
Software EngineerBethleharaja loves to code and solve hard problems. He spends most of his time searching for information, be it political, social, or technical from various online resources. In his spare time, he enjoys listening to Carnatic, Hindustani, sufi or ghazal music rendered by veteran vocalists.
Director of HackathonI am a strong believer in visualization and Batman. I love contributing to open-source. I am a hardcore gamer and the indix resident artist - I sketch, animate and plan to start sculpting one day. Beware... I love to pet all kinds of creatures.
Pre-Sales Engineer, Customer SuccessEfficient, passionate, and engaged - these words describe Brian's outlook on data technology. Since he began his career cleansing customer data with Trillium Software in 1997, he became obsessed with clean reliable data. When he joined SAS, he discovered big data analytics and how Master Data Management and Data Governance are the foundations for key business decisions. Now with Indix, he feels like the world of product data management and big data analytics are being combined into one fantastic platform for retails and brands. When Brian is not "geeking" out on big data, he enjoys family time with his wife, son, and daughter. If he gets a free day away on his own, you would find him on a sailboat racing across the San Francisco Bay.
Business Development ExecutivePrior to working at Indix, Brianne was a technical recruiter where she found her love for the IT world and the ever-changing commerce environment. She also loves to generate and build client relationships through her bubbly but persistent personality. She is super excited to now be at the forefront of both her professional passions and help change the commerce world today. Brianne is our team's main snow bunny. In the winter, she spends her weekends up at Crystal Mountain in search of the freshest powder. On any other typical day, she enjoys spending time with her two Boston Terriers, attending Pure Barre or Yoga classes, and cooking.
Product ManagerDinesh is a happy-go-lucky guy who loves trivia. Prior to joining Indix, he worked for Microsoft and Myntra. When he's not hanging out with friends, you can find him lounging at home, reading books or watching movies. He's passionate about quizzing, football and enjoys a good game of poker.
Business Development ExecutiveDmitriy is a music junkie who was exposed to the world of information technology through professional audio experiences. Prior to joining the team at Indix, Dmitriy worked for an IT solutions provider specializing in advanced technology sales. His experience in providing cloud-based data management solutions to his customers sparked his interest in pursuing the role he now holds at Indix. Dmitriy was born in Moldova and immigrated with his family to the United States at the age of four. Growing up with seven siblings influenced him to become somewhat of a family man. He is married to his beautiful wife, Mary, and has two boys under the age of two to keep him driven and focused on life goals. Outside of work, Dmitriy enjoys spending as much time as possible with his family and loves having philosophical discussions with his friends.
Vice President, Business Operations & General Counsel
Software EngineerI am passionate about programming and love the constant learning and challenges involved in the process. I believe programming is an art and fun too! I enjoy reading books and have an infinite thirst for knowledge. My other interests include listening to music and watching movies. I love spending time with my family.
Vice President, Product ManagementJatin firmly believes that tomorrow is for us to dream about today and hence, you will always find him challenging the norm and pushing the boundaries on what we set out to achieve.
Software EngineerI am an explorer. I love to seek out new adventures in the land of open source. I also explore the physical world through travel, especially out of the way towns and villages. I am ready to help on whatever problem is at hand.
Director, Product Marketing
Pre Sales Engineer, Customer SuccessJoe is passionate about data and has always been a quantitative thinker. He adds value to each customer interaction by providing individualized attention on how to use data to make better business decisions. His expertise lies in breaking down complex engineering and data processes into compelling stories. Prior to joining indix, Joe served sales and pre-sales engineering roles within IBM's Business Analytics division, where he helped craft the Statistics and Mining in Academic Research and Training (SMART) program.
Vice President, MarketingJohn built his career launching and creating excitement for technology products and services. From his very first job as a product manager on Microsoft Publisher, to his leadership roles on Microsoft Office, Xbox, Windows Mobile, Motricity and Intermec, John’s focus centers around understanding the needs of the customer and building the teams and marketing programs needed to create brand value and deep customer connection. John is a native of the Pacific Northwest and earned his undergraduate degree and MBA from the University of Washington. He is a board member on the Overlake Hospital Foundation, and an active volunteer at his daughter’s school. When he’s not working, John enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, playing guitar, and cycling.
VP, Customer SuccessJohn was raised in Chicago but was lured to Seattle for college and never once thought about returning to the Midwest. He has been in the technology industry in various roles for startups, midsize and large companies for over 25 years. His first job was in technical support, but he soon branched out into other disciplines. After many years away, he found himself drawn back to roles in customer success and discovered that he truly had a passion for integrating the customer experience into the DNA of an organization. When he’s not focused on Indix customers, he spends his time volunteering for the Humane Society, attending Broadway shows, cooking, and remodeling (much to his wife’s chagrin).
Human ResourcesJoseph is a multifarious HR professional who is passionate about exploring novel ways to find and engage talent. He loves socializing with people from all walks of life and makes friends very quickly. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and family. His hobbies include reading books on spirituality and management. You can spot him at meet-up events in Chennai on topics ranging from startup journeys to space exploration. He is a passionate believer of contributing to various social causes and has a special interest in bridging the rural-urban divide in India.
Software EngineerEat, sleep, sing, run, swim, code, dota, friends, football, motorbikes, NEVER PANIC, hakuna matata !!!
Software EngineerLakshmi was brought up in Chennai and is extremely proud of its culture and heritage. Prior to Indix, she got to indulge her interest in video-games while working at EA Sports on titles like Plants vs Zombies and Madden-NFS. She loves a good challenge and solves puzzles in her spare time. Given her penchant for adventure, she travels often to explore the history and architecture associated with different places. An avid reader, she enjoys work in fiction and mythology.
Software EngineerI am very passionate about coding. I get an adrenaline rush from analyzing and finding solutions to hard problems. I am very interested in developing innovative applications. Besides coding, I love to learn new things, explore the world, play cricket, read novels, write poems, and spend quality time with my family.
Software EngineerManoj loves to code and solve hard problems. He spends most of his spare time reading books, be it fiction, non-fiction or technical. Manoj has authored a book titled Learning Continuous Integration with TeamCity, and is looking forward to writing more books in the future. He also likes to travel any chance he gets, and hopes against hope that people like his jokes. Manoj tweets under @manojlds and blogs at http://stacktoheap.com/.
Software EngineerMy passion towards programming took root from my interest in solving puzzles. It gives me lot of satisfaction when I come up with a solution to problem. I unwind by reading books, listening to music and watching some of my favorite TV series. I have always wanted to write a book despite all my failed attempts to start one.
Program ManagerMayank is a passionate basketball player, coach and organizer. He is a keen follower of the NBA and loves the Boston Celtics. Coming from an Army background, he changed almost seven different schools growing up which has given him a versatile and well-rounded personality. He won multiple accolades as a professional quizzer before joining the corporate world. Prior to this, he worked with Deloitte in the Consulting Division. In his spare time, he loves to explore new places, run marathons and play squash.
Customer Success EngineerI am passionate about data handling and problem solving, which drove me to be an analyst rather than a developer. I have always been very enthusiastic about data mining and its related fields. I plan meticulously before starting a job which ensures that it's done well.
Digital Marketing ManagerMorgan started her career as the marketing manager for Base36, a technical consulting firm in Maine, before moving across the country to Seattle to join Distilled as a digital marketing consultant. In both roles she was responsible for developing all aspects of online marketing strategies and has experience in doing so for up-and-coming startups to established Fortune 500 companies. Her passion lies in connecting people and brands in meaningful ways. Although a Maine native and Bowdoin College graduate, Seattle has absolutely become home for her. Morgan spends her weekends riding horses, hiking, or enjoying Washington's coastline.
Director, Inside SalesMy passion is building, growing and mentoring sales teams. During my career, I have worked with a diverse set of companies - The Seattle Times, buuteeq, and Booking.com - where I have had the privilege of successfully creating a winning team structure and dynamic.
Director of ChannelsNicolas Chambers leads Indix in worldwide strategic channel sales efforts. Prior to Indix, Nic built his career in a variety of roles and industries, mostly in startups where he wore multiple hats ranging in responsibilities from leading business development, strategic alliances and direct sales teams, to overseeing business operations, product marketing and product strategy. Nic’s vast experience combined with his customer-centric focus delivers an experience that revolutionizes innovative ways to fuel growth. He is also an adviser for early stage sales-focused startups.
Business Development ExecutiveI am a Seattle native and an avid sports fan. A 2012 graduate of the University of Denver, I had the opportunity to represent my university as a member of the men's basketball program while receiving my degree in business. The brotherhood and life lessons gained through my athletic experience made me realize that once I returned to Seattle, I wanted to jump right in to the startup world and help make an impact in this tech-driven environment. Prior to Indix, I spent three years at another local startup, Porch, in different customer facing roles aimed at helping to fix a very broken industry. My greatest joy is being "Dad" to an amazing six-year-old, Tre, who helps me maintain my inner child by playing video games, laser tag, go karts, and watching animated movies on a regular basis. I enjoy traveling, hiking, working out, seeking out new food spots, and continuing to cross off my lifelong bucket list of attending as many different sporting events and concert festivals as possible across the globe!
Software EngineerNitish likes to learn new skills, have new experiences and meet new people. He craves for information and likes to share it. That is why he spends a lot of time on Wikipedia, StumbleUpon and Quora. When all this becomes slightly overwhelming, he formats his laptop and goes for a solo trip.
Director of SalesMy energy and enthusiasm are ever present. Whether I'm playing with my sons, traversing down the mountain on my snowboard or explaining the benefits of a product I believe in, I'm giving it my all. Strategic thinking and a commitment to high quality products inspire me to provide exceptional service. Building strong relationships with clients is the foundation of my sales philosophy.
Director of FinanceI'm a numbers guy, so it's not surprising that I'm the finance guy at Indix. In my spare time, I'm working on an alternative currency for financial inclusion, a derivatives instrument for farmers, and a multivariate credit rating model for individuals. I can't remember the last time when I wasn't busy.
Director, Human ResourcesIt's not just enjoying what you've built but building what you enjoy that drives me and keeps me focused and motivated. Meeting, knowing and spending time with different people adds a new dimension and meaning to my life and the learnings that I get from these success stories are priceless. People have always complimented me for my sense of humor, and more often than not, I like taking center stage in whatever I do. I am an outdoor person and a natural athlete. My interests include playing cricket, general fitness and other outdoor games. I'd also like to take some time out occasionally to rejuvenate myself listening to Ilayaraja classics, preferably over a long drive with my wife.
Director of Design EngineeringPraveen cares a great deal about how people react to software and design. And images. His journey started as a travel blogger. Then one thing led to another and now he enjoys motorbikes, photography, dancing, music remixing and film making. In his spare time he's learning to drum. Have a look at some of Praveen's work at praveenselvam.com.
Software EngineerA self-declared science geek and developer, Rajesh likes designing and building large software systems. His hobbies include reading (mainly science and science fiction), running, and finding new hobbies!
Software EngineerRaj thinks that data is beautiful. And that a good data visual is worth a thousand database entries. Raj creates art, music and photographs to distract himself from thinking about data. More about Raj: soundcloud.com/codesaint and500px.com/codesaint
Co-Founder and Director of Engineering
Software EngineerRamesh has experience ranging from boot loader, kernel, and middleware to Android application and web development. He is very passionate about system software development. It's hard to be a good programmer and Ramesh always gives more than a 100 percent in achieving his goals. Outside of work, he loves to spend time with his family.
VP, SalesRon has spent the last 15 years in the startup community, growing revenue and bringing innovative products to market. With experience in SaaS, healthcare, network management and call center, Ron’s diverse background and experiences allow him to hone in on value propositions and build high energy teams to execute a sales and marketing vision. When he’s not working, you can find him on his boat or at his beach house.
Founder & CEOSanjay likes big ideas and enjoys the creative process of bringing them to life. Indix crept up on him after he moved to India after more than two decades in the US. Indix also just happens to be at the intersection of everything that Sanjay is passionate about - art, design, technology, business and social and economic activism. The only thing that's missing is cricket and ManU. More about Sanjay : about.me/sanjaypat
Software Engineer - Machine LearningA very fast learner and pragmatist by nature, Sasikanth likes to keep himself updated on the latest in technology. He has worked in the software industry for a decade, with experience in machine learning as well. His hobbies include music, programming, and math. Lately, he's developed a passion for epistemology and ontology. He is a huge fan of Karl Popper and tries to apply his ideologies even in day-to-day work.
Co-Founder & Chief Technology OfficerSatya is a serial entrepreneur and startup aficionado (iSoft plc, Zanec, NetScaler). He loves to make things real with architecture and hardcore execution. When he is not busy cheerleading the engineering team, Satya becomes an (e)bookworm, and if he can find any more spare time, he gets some exercise on his Nintendo Wii. Satya is a missionary for sustainable agriculture and primary education in rural India.More about Satya: about.me/satya.kaliki
Director of SalesSeema is a California native and die-hard Cal Berkeley fan. She comes to Indix after sales roles at CrowdFlower and LinkedIn. She is passionate about helping companies grow and scale via the sales process, disrupting markets, and cultivating a culture/work environment to build a world-class team! When she isn't working, you can find her doing anything outdoors (hiking, camping, running), exploring new cities, or spending time with her family and friends.
Software EngineerSelvaram is a coder. Nope, he is more like a bug hunter, a person who is always more than ready for debugging and bug bashes. He occasionally turns into a musician who plays the guitar or mridangam, and he knows karate as well. A vegetarian, Selvaram is a foodie who loves to explore and try out new foods from new places. Apart from that, he is a nocturnal person, loves to travel in trains during the day, daydream, and play Dota.
Director, Strategic ProductsShankar loves solving problems for people, particularly problems that are otherwise thought to be unsolvable. This is why customer success is his perfect happy place. Born and brought up in State College, Pennsylvania, he was raised by parents who demanded hard work, encouraged critical thinking, and cheered athletic achievements. Prior to joining Indix, Shankar led a data analytics team with the research and development organization at Boeing - Boeing Research & Technology. This is where he developed his passion for organized data, process, and structure. He is a true engineer in all aspects of his life and loves his techy gadgets. But you will find him in his happiest state when he is on a golf course, or rekindling his all-state tennis days in an over-30 league somewhere in Seattle.
Director, Customer SuccessGetting to work in tech can be addictive, even if you’re not so inclined to do so after an undergrad degree in electrical engineering. Shyam discovered this rather by way of accident, when his team at his first employer was “acquired” by the star team that worked on tech consulting projects for several tech and non-core tech clients, who were interested in analyst-talk almost as much as client-talk.
Vice President, Business DevelopmentFive, the number of startups I have now been a part of "Fore!", an expression I aspire to use less on the golf course Three, the number of countries I have lived in Two, children that amaze, inspire, and humble me every day Building new businesses and partnerships - my number one passion
Human ResourcesA human resources professional by training, Sri Devi draws energy from the people around her and loves spending time getting to know them. She holds a master's degree in Human Resources from SSN School of Management. Prior to joining Indix, she garnered over four years of experience in the field with ThoughtWorks. A self-confessed social nut, she enjoys shopping and listening to music. Her son is her biggest asset and she is happiest when she is playing with him. She appreciates individuality and strongly believes in just being herself. Her hobbies include collecting earth jewelry and different colored watches.
Co-founder, VP of Product Management & Business DevelopmentA veteran of two startups, and most recently the CEO of an Indian joint venture, Sridhar moved to India in 2007. He grew up on the coast in San Diego and then spent five years at MIT in Cambridge, MA. When he's not at work, you can find him on the beach training for a marathon or out on the water.
Software EngineerSriram likes to observe. And then apply scientific discipline to understanding those observations. When he's done observing, he usually gets on a motorbike and drives off to explore the real world.
Product ManagerThilak loves creating simple products with his customer obsessed mindset and strategic thinking. His entrepreneurial journey instilled in him a deep empathy for customers and critical thinking that goes beyond product innovation. He imagines impossible things and aspires to inspire development of game-changing products. When not at work, he likes to travel and explore new cultures around the world.
Lead Data AnalystThiru describes himself as a knowledge seeker with a particular fondness for Tamil literature, astronomy and management. Someday he'd like to be a teacher. Until then, he applies his skills as a data and business analyst to solving business problems for customers. Thiru comes to Indix after six years at a KPO in the Information and Media industries.
Business Development ExecutivePrior to Indix, I worked for a value-added technology reseller selling primarily to federal government customers for five years. At Indix, my primary role is new business development and creating partnerships with innovative companies. Outside of work, I enjoy watching sports and participating in outdoor activities such as hiking, skiing, and camping.
Director Of EngineeringVaraha brings 16 years of experience in software development and its management. Before joining Indix, he was with Amazon and Infosys for eight years each, all of it in the data processing space. He is passionate about instituting processes, setting a growth path for engineers, executing system architecture improvements, and tracking progress of projects. When not working, he likes to drive in the busy streets of Chennai, and read about physics, evolution, and sociology.
Software EngineerHas been a startup guy all his young life, most recently at CloudPact. Charts and graphs set off an adrenaline rush, as does Need for Speed and other racing games. Recently, Vasanth has been focusing his energy on web frameworks and mobile apps.
Principal Engineer, Machine learningI code for a living. I am interested in machine learning, probabilistic graphical models, and entrepreneurship. I am a full stack developer with a specialization in machine learning. I am passionate about making machines understand data and make intelligent decisions on their own to help people get rid of mundane and complex tasks. When I am not coding, I like to spend time with my son, swim, cycle, read, and cook.
Vice President, EngineeringVignesh brings about 18 years of strong software development and services delivery experience across different verticals including telecom, supply chain management, enterprise legal management, and accounts receivable cloud-based software.
Software EngineerAesthetics are as important as function. Symmetry makes things beautiful. Programming is more art than science. I apply these beliefs and principles to my code. Beautiful code is my mission.
Marketing Data AnalystWeiwei came to the United States in 2011 from her motherland China as an undergraduate student, and she received her Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering at the University of Washington. Fresh out of college, Indix is the beginning of her career, where she has met the most fantastic colleagues and the key to unlock her American Dream. Ever since her childhood, she was always fascinated by the magic of numbers and mathematics. Now being a data analyst, she believes that data can tell us much more than we could ever imagine. Moreover, it helps us better understand the world and ourselves as well. Her favorite quote is "When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.", from "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho. When she is not working, you might find her cooking Chinese food, working out, and catching up with family and friends both near and far.