Atul is CTO for Manthan Systems which serves as the Chief Analytics Officer for several of the fastest growing retailers around the world.
Previously Atul was Sr. Director Engineering at Yahoo!, where he built a team that delivered vertical intent search products used by Yahoo!’s global user audience. Prior to Yahoo!, Atul was in the Bay Area at Good Technology Inc, a leader in multi-platform enterprise mobility with products adopted by 40 of the Fortune 100. He also headed engineering during Good’s divestiture from Motorola where he was Sr. Director for mobile messaging, management and security products.
Earlier, Atul spent nearly 11 years at Sun Microsystems where he helped build middleware products, led the open sourcing of the portal server product line, represented Sun at OASIS, led the Sun-Yahoo! alliance, and helped craft company strategy around SOA. He was also part of the iPlanet alliance with Netscape that created an e-commerce platform, having earlier spent a few years as part of Sun’s internal architecture group building business applications using the initial wave of enterprise java.