Saranyan Vigraham is the vice president of engineering at Petuum, where he leads an organization of engineers, researchers and AI experts in solving difficult AI problems. Prior to Petuum, he was a vice president of engineering at Elementum, leading its enterprise SaaS platform team that digitized the supply chain for Fortune 500 companies like Starbucks and Johnson & Johnson. Prior to that, Saranyan was the head of software engineering at Meta, where he helped deliver the industry's first augmented reality platform with natural gesture controls.
Saranyan has also held engineering leadership roles at PayPal, Bigcommerce and Qualcomm, bringing with him a diverse engineering experience of shipping enterprise and consumer products across web, mobile and wearable platforms with millions of users.
Saranyan holds a Ph.D in computer science with a focus in machine learning.