Advisory Board Member Profile 2018
CTO Vice President Applied AI
Areas of Expertise
Big Data Strategy, AI & Machine Learning, Driving Innovation with Big Data
Priya Vijayarajendran is the CTO, Vice President of CBDS, NA and former Head of Innovation at SAP Labs Silicon Valley, where she was credited for driving innovation and pioneering transformative products and solutions with SAP customers. Always committed to a career in transformative technology, she comes with over 20 years Product Strategy and Definition, Application Development, Enterprise Architecture, Customer Co-Innovation, Field Enablement, Design Thinking and Management experience.
Priya believes in humanizing enterprise software, with cognitive as fabric, it allows machines to bring intelligence and transform business, Priya works with industry experts, research & academic community bringing thought leadership.
At CBDS she is chartered to Build and foster engineering driven culture, strategize and create end to end cognitive solutions from concept to consumption working with our customers, enable and augment our talent, she will also focus on building a community of AI experts across our organizations.
Priya thrives being an Intrapreneur, building high performing scalable teams to achieve strategic deliverables, pioneering innovation with sounds technology focus. Priya holds a Bachelors of Engineering in Computer Science and pursued Masters of Science in Software Systems at Bits Pilani, India. She advises and participates in entrepreneurial and Tech Meetups around Bayarea, and a regular speaker at many of the AI events.
Priya’s working day starts early she is based out in Silicon Valley, she believes in “the best way to predict future is by inventing one”.