Leadership Team

Leadership Team

Buno Pati
Chief Executive Officer
Buno Pati is currently the CEO of Infoworks and served as its Chairman from its inception, and as Executive Chairman since September 2017 through January of 2019. Buno brings over 20 years of experience as CEO, entrepreneur, board member and investor in technology companies. Buno was CEO and cofounder of Numerical Technologies, a company that redefined how semiconductors are manufactured, and led the company from inception through a very successful IPO (NMTC). Buno is also a partner at CenterView Capital.
Amar Arsikere
Chief Product Officer, CTO and Co-Founder
Prior to co-founding Infoworks, Amar built the first data warehousing platform on Bigtable at Google, then built one of the world’s largest in memory database infrastructures at Zynga.   To deal with the complexity of these environments, Amar created an automation layer to simplify the entire data workflow.  Amar started Infoworks to create a commercially available product based on his experiences. Infoworks presents the third time he has solved the problem of simplifying away the complexity of big data.
Kevin Kennedy
Senior Vice President,
Worldwide Sales
Kevin came to Infoworks from Qubole, where as COO, he was responsible for all go to market functions including Marketing, Sales, Customer Success, Customer Care and Alliances.  A 20+ year enterprise software sales veteran, he has repeatedly been part of organizations that have driven  market evolutions and helped customers identify opportunities to leverage new software solutions to drive real value within their businesses.  Prior to Qubole, Kevin held executive sales leadership positions with startups and large software organizations including: Comprehend Systems, Ooyala (acquired by Telstra), Oracle, Agile Software and PeopleSoft.  
Ramesh Menon
Vice President, Product
Prior to Infoworks, Ramesh led the team at Yarcdata that built the world’s largest shared-memory appliance for real-time data discovery, and one of the industry’s first Spark-optimized platforms. At Informatica, Ramesh was responsible for the go-to-market strategy for Informatica’s MDM and Identity Resolution products. Ramesh has over 20 years of experience building enterprise analytics and data management products.
Viroopax Mirji
VP & Global Head for Customer Success & Solutions
Viroo comes to Infoworks with 25 years experience from Infosys where he was the US delivery Head and AVP for CME innovation consulting programs.  He was also responsible for running innovation programs with tier 1 service providers. Previously, as VP at Roamware he had released a global facebook mobile service called 'SocialTopUps' to monetize mobile top-up transactions for the immigrant population. He has also been a VP of Service Operations & Customer Experience engineering at Sezmi for personalized OTT TV services.
Russ Barck
Vice President, Strategic Alliances
Prior to Infoworks, Russ led the marketing and alliances activities for Dell Technologies Capital. Prior to Dell, Russ led EMC’s Technology Alliances team with responsibility for Cloud Native and Big Data partners.  Before joining EMC, Russ held several executive roles at Spansion (now Cypress Semiconductor), including Chief-of-Staff to the CEO, Strategic Planning & Restructuring, Corporate & Business Development and Product Development. Prior to Spansion, Russ helped launch and grow three technology startups in the mobile, networking and memory industries and spent 13 years at Intel Corporation.
Todd Goldman
Vice President, Marketing
Todd is a silicon valley veteran with over 20+ years of experience in marketing and general management. Prior to Infoworks, Todd was the CMO of Waterline Data and COO at Bina Technologies (acquired by Roche Sequencing). Before Bina, Todd was Vice President and General Manager for Enterprise Data Integration at Informatica where he was responsible for their $200MM PowerCenter software product line.Todd has also held marketing and leadership roles at both start-ups and large organizations including Nlyte, Exeros (acquired by IBM), ScaleMP, Netscape/AOL and HP.  
Jitender Nankani
VP of Customer Success
Jitender ( Jitu ) is a passionate and experienced data and analytics professional with an impressive track record of 15+ years cumulative experience in strategic initiatives, project & product design, execution and business development.  Prior to Infoworks, Jitu spent 10 years as a Principal at Saama, delivering big data solutions for Fortune 500 enterprises.  Before joining Saama, Jitu held engineering roles at Citadon and Calkey technologies.