Vinayak Ganapuram joins Crayon Data as Vice President, Engineering

Published February 7, 2022   |   

Vinayak Ganapuram has joined Crayon Data to lead and drive the engineering function. 

Vinayak is a self-taught programmer who is passionate in creating Cloud scalable, performant products that delight users. He is a seasoned hands-on Tech Leader with proven track record in building software products from 0 to 1 & scaling from x to 10x across Finance, E-Comm & Travel. He has in-depth experience in setting up high performing teams, breaking monoliths & migrating to newer technologies. 

In his latest stint, he was Chief Technology Officer at Eduvanz, a fintech player providing low-interest education loans for students 

His areas of expertise include: 

  • Building, scaling, and delivering digital products for mobile and web from scratch to HA scalable systems 
  • Setting up high-performing teams with a strong engineering culture centered on quality 
  • Improving performance on large-scale websites 

As part of the senior leadership team at Crayon Data, Vinayak will lead the engineering function for Platform, Data Science and Shared Services. He will also have functional responsibility for engineering in the Delivery team.