Raj is a Senior Director of AI and Distributed Computing Technology Solutions and a cloud, distributed computing and an AI and analytics expert with over 2 decades of experience creating transaction processing solutions. He is the inventor of Cognizant CF2, a resilient extreme transaction processing and analytics engine for FIs that applies graph processing, state replication and gossip networks (Consensus) algorithms. He defined the Cognizant AI Framework that brings together an adaptive data foundation, feature engineering, evolutionary AI and industrialisation at scale. His technology leadership experience includes setting up architecture, technology and AI competencies. Prior to Cognizant, Raj worked as CTO in a technology start – up and also held technology roles at Pentasoft and HCL.
Raj is a frequent contributor to industry forums on architecture and technology, including innovate UK , fintech , payments , architecture method and transformation. He is a Fellow of British Computer Society and Chartered Engineer of EC UK. He is engineering graduate from the National Institute of Technology, Trichy.