Meet Our Team


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Brett J Fox
CEO

Brett is former CEO of Touchstone Semiconductor. He is an accomplished high-tech executive with experience as a CEO, marketer and turnaround specialist. Brett has a proven track record of building and leading successful teams, developing breakthrough ideas, creating innovative products, and successfully marketing new and existing product lines. Prior to Touchstone, Brett worked at Micrel Inc, Maxim Integrated Products, etc where he was responsible for bringing up business from zero to tens of millions of dollar revenues.


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Arun A Veettil
Founder & Chief Architect

Arun is a tech veteran with over 18 years of industry experience. For the last seven years, Arun has been working at the intersection of machine learning and product development. Previously, he worked at Point Inside, Nordstrom Advanced Analytics, the Walt Disney Company, Boeing and IBM. His expertise includes developing machine learning algorithms to work against very large amounts of data and building large-scale distributed applications. Arun holds a master's degree in computer science from the University of Washington and a bachelor's degree in electronics engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, India.


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Rangan Bandyopadhyay
Chief Commercial Officer

Rangan is an entrepreneurial innovator and creative marketer with a focus on building companies and brands. Well-versed in all aspects of all growth stages with a unique blend of over 23 years and 2 tech bubbles worth of experience which includes: technology development, digital strategy & marketing, complex selling, and innovative commercialization of business models, technology, and brand building.


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Devina Balagopal
HR

Devina is an experienced recruiter with a demonstrated history of working with the computer software industry, skilled in technical recruiting, screening and management. Strong Human resources professional with a Masters in Business Administration focussed in Human Resource Management and Development from St.Berchmans Institute of Management Studies.


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Anshul Jain
Principal Engineer

Anshul is the technical lead for Skellam’s text analytics/NLP platform. Anshul works on developing scalable Natural Language Understanding capability. Anshul has over 7 years experience in distributed system development. Anshul holds a BTech degree in Electrical engineering from IIT Roorkee.


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Vincent Mathew
Sr Software Engineer

Vincent is Sr AI engineer working for our text and video analytics platform. Vincent holds a masters degree in computer science from IIIT- Delhi. Vincent is passionate about algorithms and software development. He is an alumnus of Google summer of code.


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Yashwant Kumar
Sr Data Scientist / Sr Software Engineer

Yashwant is a senior AI Engineer with Skellam. He has a strong foundation and specialization in Segmentation, Predictive Modelling, Time-Series Forecasting, Recommendation and Anomaly Detection Models. Experienced in Design and Implementation involving Prototype Development, Productization and Consultation for Data Science Solutions. Built Solutions in various domains like network security, aviation, automotive, energy, cpg and insurance industry.


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Sachin Udupa
Software Engineer

Sachin works on developing APIs for our Marketing Optimization platform. Prior to joining Skellam, Sachin has been working as API developer for companies such as coupons.com. Sachin holds a Btech Degree from Vishweshwarayya Technological University.


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Abhishek Dhamodharan
Software Engineer

Abhishek is a full stack developer in our NLP team . Abhishek holds a Btech degree in electronics engineering from Model Engineering College, CUSAT, Cochin.


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Abhishid Ashokan
Software Engineer

Abhishid is a passionate engineer who joined us as a fresh graduate. He is a full stack developer working on our Text Analytics product. He holds a bachelor's degree from VTU Belgaum.


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Vimal
QA Engineer

Vimal is the QA engineer of the team. He has completed his B Tech from B.T.K.I.T in Computer Science. Prior to Skellam, he has worked in Mindtree for different clients like HUAWEI, UNILEVER and VMware.


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Raviraj
Software Engineer

Raviraj is a passionate programmer and ML/AI enthusiast working for Skellam’s text analytics/NLP platform. He is specialized in writing optimized web APIs and software development and has over 3 years of experience in building scalable and robust applications. He holds a bachelor's degree from NIT Warangal.


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Vivek
Sr Software Engineer

Vivek has completed his B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering from NIT Bhopal. Experienced engineer with demonstrated history of working in android framework layer in smart phone domain and worked in B2B products from scratch on both front end and back end. Joined Skellam as a full stack developer for implementing solutions for the text analytics products and to solve NLP problems.


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Anish Kumar
Machine Learning Engineer

Anish is a ML/AI enthusiast and recently joined Skellam after completing his graduation in Electronics and Communication Engineering from BIT Mesra, Ranchi. He has research experience in the field of NLP, working under Professor Erik Cambria, NTU, Singapore. His research interests specifically include dialogue generation and natural language understanding. He aspires to successfully build ‘Empathetic Chatbots’ one day!


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Madhan
Software Engineer

Madhan is passionate programmer working for Skellam’s Text analytics product. He has 2+ years of experience in Software Development.He holds a bachelor's degree from RV College of Engineering,Bengaluru.


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Kevin Lukose
Software Engineer

Kevin is a passionate engineer who joined us as a fresh graduate. He is a full stack developer working on our Text Analytics product. Kevin holds a Btech degree in electronics engineering from Govt Engineering College,Thrissur.


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Sanoj George
Data Scientist

Sanoj George is a Data Engineer at Skellam AI. He is passionate about Data Science and Data Analytics, processing complex data sets using advanced querying, Visualization and Analytics tools. Prior to joining Skellam, he has completed PG Diploma in Big Data Analytics from CDAC Bangalore. He holds a Bachelors in Computer Science from NIT Allahabad and worked with reputed organisations such as Altisource Business Solutions(Ocwen) and TCS in India and Pinnacle Data Systems at Dubai.


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Kush Verma
Software Engineer

Kush is an avid programmer with a knack of learning something new everyday. He is working on Skellam's text Analytics/NLP product. He has 2+ years of work experience in Software Development. He holds a bachelor's degree from Inderprastha Engineering College, Ghaziabad.


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Mohsin Moideen
Software Engineer

Mohsin is a backend developer in our marketing optimization and personalization platform. He has worked on various E-commerce projects for Boots, Mattel, QVC etc. Mohsin holds a B.tech Degree in computer science from SRM University.


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Pallav Kumar
Software Engineer

Pallav is a machine learning enthusiast who enjoys working on Agile methodology and involving in the complete SDLC. He has demonstrated the ability of developing scalable components while writing modular code and designing high throughput fault tolerant systems. He has had experience of working in Amazon with its Kindle and VAS divisions. Pallav holds a Bachelor's degree from IIIT - Allahabad.


Advisors

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Josh Marti
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Josh is Founder and CEO of, Point Inside, a Bellevue, WA based indoor mapping and navigation company. Josh visionary leadership has led company to revolutionize the indoor navigation technology and changed the way people shop. Apart from being the CEO of Point Inside, Josh is also a Board Member of the Bellevue Chamber of Commerce, five year TechNet veteran, Chairperson of Seattle University’s Electrical and Computer Engineering Advisory Board. Josh graced the Seattle 40 Under 40 list in 2012.


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Dr Michael Moricz
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Dr. Moricz is Vice President of Technology at Point Inside. has spent over 20 years in software development focusing on scalability, algorithms, and performance. His particular expertise is in internet search, large scale recommender systems, predictive analytics, and online commerce systems. He architected and managed the MySpace Recommender system. At Microsoft and AltaVista he architected an e-commerce platform, managed the Inktomi/Yahoo Search monetization projects, and improved search result relevance. He also successfully licensed his patents to Google, Yahoo and Microsoft. Dr. Moricz graduated from Syracuse University, New York.


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Sam Mathew
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Sam Mathew is the Founder and CEO of Applexus Technologies. Holding a track record of customer centricity and passion for excellence, Sam has proved himself to be a transformational leader by building and scaling the company’s business successfully. Sam grew the business from zero to more than 100M dollar company in just 12 years. Sam’s diverse IT experience in a variety of operating roles was instrumental in the formulation of Applexus’s global strategy of innovation. Sam enables an ongoing environment in Applexus that attracts dedicated and talented people, whom he then empowers to uncover new, sustainable ways of providing value to its global clients.