Director, Machine Learning, Target
Aarthi is a product leader who enjoys building building dynamic teams to launch scalable products. She brings 16+ years of combined experience in product management, consulting and engineering. Recently she joined a top 20 AI startup founded by world-renowned Carnegie Mellon University professors with top-tier talented teams and investors. Before that she led the personalization team at Target to create unique guest experiences powered by machine learning algorithms. She harnesses the power of guest research & product analytics enabling teams to envision a product strategy to drive business results. Aarthi’s experience in Financial technology encompassed the launch of award-winning Social Security and Income Planning solutions that saved billions of dollars for retirees. She has also worked at Intuit, Oracle and JP Morgan in her earlier years. On the academic front, she holds an MBA from Wharton, MS in Computer Science from Stony Brook University and BS from Madras University.