CJ Venkataraman is Chief Product Officer at Vera, leading our Product Management, Customer Success, Business Operations and Digital teams.  CJ believes that putting customers at the center of Vera’s efforts is the only way to build trusting, successful partnerships.

CJ’s previous roles included Chief Information Officer of Delta Dental of Washington, Chief Information Officer and Vice President of the Systems and Technology Group at Intellectual Ventures, Director of Technology Architecture and Development at Corbis, and various lead engineering roles at Microsoft. He is also Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Washington state chapter of Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) and a Board of Director at the Seattle University MSBA program

CJ holds an M.B.A. in Technology Management from City University of Seattle and an M.S. in Statistics from the University of Madras in India.

In his spare time CJ lives a soccer life vicariously through his kids and is also on a very long journey to perfect his golf game.