Team

RK Patil - CEO, Co-Founder

RK has over 25 years of industry experience in the domain of Telecom, Embedded software and Semiconductors. Before co-founding Vayavya, he was a co-founder at Smart Yantra Technologies, where he has held various positions in engineering, marketing and management. At Vayavya RK is responsible for overall management and strategic decisions related to engineering and business activities.

Venugopal Kolathur - Chief Architect, Co-Founder

He has over 38 years of industry & academic experience. He has worked with companies like Accord, HP, Ishoni Networks & Orbit Software Inc. He is responsible for product technology road-map, and design strategies.

Uma Bondada - VP Engineering, Co-Founder

Uma’s expertise’s are in the domain of language parser, terminal firmware and mission-critical backup software. She has over 25 years of industry & academic experience. She is responsible for product engineering and delivery.

Sandeep Pendharkar - VP & Head Product Engineering

Sandeep is responsible for product development activities at Vayavya. He has over 20 years of industry experience mostly focused on the domain of compilers and verification tools.

Karthick Gururaj - Principal Architect

Karthick is responsible for product development and requirements. He has over 20 years of industry experience and specialises in virtual prototyping technologies and their application.

Prasanna Vijapur - Director Engineering

Prasanna has more than 18 years of industry experience in coordinating large multi-site & multi-team projects. He is responsible for customer projects delivery and customer engagement.

Deepak Samaga - VP Business Development

He handles business development and customer relations with a focus on new & emerging technology markets. He has over 25 years industry experience across business development, customer relationships, and product management.