Srivatsan Ramanujam is a Principal Data Scientist at Salesforce where he is focussed on building and deploying machine learning models for customer success and retention. Prior to Salesforce, he was a Principal Data Scientist at Pivotal where he helped customers in industries ranging from Telco, Automotive, Education, Digital Media, Energy and Insurance to derive business value from their data through data science. When he is not analyzing data, he is usually building machine learning toolkits or pipelines to operationalize models through microservices. Previously, as a NLP Scientist at Sony Mobile, he lead their data science initiatives that spanned across statistical ML and NLP to build intelligent applications for Sony's smartphones and PlayStation devices. He loves mountaineering, contributing to open source tools and is a native speaker of Python.