About Us

Our Leadership and Implementation Partners

Sridhar Ramachandran, CEO

Sridhar is an entrepreneur with over 15 years of experience in leadership roles. Sridhar invented the concept model after 5 years of independent research and founded LambdaZen to productize this method of software development.

Prior to LambdaZen, he co-founded OATSystems, a market leader in RFID-based application software and middleware. OATSystems was acquired by Checkpoint Systems (NYSE: CKP). During his tenure at OATSystems, Sridhar closely worked with the MIT Auto-ID Center and GS1 to help develop industry standards such as EPCIS and ONS that laid the foundation for the first wave of IoT technologies.

Prior to OATSystems, Sridhar co-founded Auripay, a secure e-payment technology company. Auripay was acquired by Cyota, which was later purchased by RSA, now a division of EMC (NYSE: EMC).

Sridhar has a Master’s degree in Computer Science from MIT, and a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from IIT Madras. He co-authored the first paper on cache-oblivious algorithms at MIT. He received the FOCS Test of Time Award in 2019 for the “substantial, lasting, broad, and currently relevant impact” of this paper.

Tao Zhan, Chief Technology Officer

Tao is motivated leader with over 15 years of experience in software architecture and development. He has been responsible for the development of several enterprise products and has led geographically distributed teams in the US, Europe and Asia. At LambdaZen, Tao leads the development of the LambdaZen platform and is responsible for the architecture and the cloud deployment infrastructure.

Prior to LambdaZen, Tao worked at Checkpoint Systems where developed multiple leading-edge and award-winning technologies in data analytics and machine learning. His algorithms have been deployed in thousands of retail locations globally.

Sarath Chandershaker, Chief Revenue Officer

Sarath Chandershaker built the SaaS business based for the Retail industry at Checkpoint Systems. The industry leading solution is widely used by most of the leading global retailers and with some of the largest deployments of IoT.

Sarath led R&D, customer acquisition and technology adoption at OATSystems and also after the acquisition at Checkpoint Systems. Sarath, has 25 years leading technology adoption and product strategy in various roles at Hewlett Packard, Trilogy and Vitria. Sarath graduated from Bangalore University.

Sree Sankar, Director, India Operations

Sree Sankar is a technology manager with over 18 years of experience in the IT industry. At LambdaZen, Sree is responsible for setting up India based delivery capability and expanding the engineering bandwidth of LambdaZen.

Prior to LambdaZen, Sree was with Infosys Limited for more than 15 years in various client solution roles including implementation of platforms, leading geographically distributed teams in US, UK and India. Over the last few years, Sree has been associated with multiple India based IT startups helping them to establish and expand in emerging economies.

Vijay Mokashi, Director, IoT and AI

Vijay is a technology professional with over 20 years in the industry in various capacities. At LambdaZen, Vijay manages business development, consulting and operations for the Bangalore office.

Prior to founding the LambdaZen office in India, Vijay was Director of professional services and presales for Checkpoint. Vijay was responsible for building organizational capabilities and business for APAC geography from the ground up for Checkpoint. He has a solid background in technology consulting for IOT and big data solutions for supply chain and logistics for retail, manufacturing, aerospace and defense domains.

Implementation Partners

LambdaZen engages with a diverse group of global implementation partners who specialize in key areas including UX design, front-end development, mobile application development, data visualization and quality assurance. Our platform allows us to employ an elastic workforce that can quickly deliver new products without long-term commitments on utilization.

We are always eager to collaborate with talented software engineers. Please let us know if you would like to be an implementation partner.