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Balaji Thiruvengadam

CTO - EVC Ventures

Balaji heads EVC Labs, a technology accelerator division of EVC Ventures. He oversees client-facing product development, EVC Accelerator platform engineering and internal technology operations.

Balaji is a hands-on technology leader with 15+ years of software engineering experience with strong exposure to Product Management, Enterprise Architecture, Software Development, Test Engineering, DevOps and Artificial Intelligence. Prior to joining EVC Ventures, Balaji was in technology leadership roles with ADP, Cisco Systems, Cognizant Technology Solutions and a Supply chain startup.

Education: Balaji holds a MBA in Systems from Bharathidasan Institute of Management, a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Madras and has also an executive Data Science specialization from IIT, Roorkee. He is a gold medalist and a university rank holder during his graduation. Balaji stays active in industry-relevant certifications such as Advance Product Management from IPL, PMP and TOGAF.