Our Team

Management Team

Eliud Polanco
Eliud Polanco
Co-Founder & CEO
Eliud has over 15 years of experience in data management, analytics, business and technology strategy for financial institutions. He has served as the Head of Analytics and Big Data Strategy at such global institutions as Citigroup, HSBC, Deutsche Bank, and Scotiabank. He has lived through myriad data science challenges as a client, which led him to start ZettaLabs! He is a proud but lately disappointed Yankee fan.
Pawan Hegde
Pawan Hegde
Finance & Sales
Pawan spent his time scaling business in the Financial Risk and Healthcare space at Thomson Reuters and IBM Watson. His background is in Finance/M&A but his last few stints were in Sales for Emerging Markets and as a Global Head of Strategy. He has a Computer Science Degree from Georgia Tech and is a very proud Ramblin Wreck.
Vijaya Nadendla
Vijaya Nadendla
Data Science
Vijaya is our institutional guru on data science and data management. He has served in various capacities at multiple financial institutions from hedge funds to large banks. Vijaya has a Ph.D. in Physics with several published papers and serves as an adjunct faculty at Columbia University where he teaches data management to advanced analytics students.
Debjyoti Das
Debjyoti Das
Product
Deb has over 20 years of experience in technology innovation and software architecture. This includes all functions of implementing an Agile and DevOps operational model and overseeing the end-to-end delivery of large-scale enterprise applications, including the financial credit risk management systems for one of the largest financial services organizations in the US. Over the last three years, Deb has expanded into Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning. He also happens to be a certified Scuba Diver& trainee SFX pilot.

Board of Directors

Sandesh Shetty
Co-founder, Investor & Executive Chairman
Serial entrepreneur. Served as CEO of a $40m+ fin-tech firm.
Mark Silverman
Investor & Advisor
Ex-CEO @Banco del Progreso & Chairman @CardNet.
Peter Serenita
Strategic Advisor
Served as Chief Data Officer @JPMC, HSBC & Scotia Bank.
Jeby Cherian
Strategic Advisor
Served as MD @IBM Global Services, Chairman @Bluebirch.