Veena Avula is an Entrepreneur in Residence at Engineering Capital, where she focuses on next generation infrastructure and web services.
Most recently, Veena was Vice President of Strategy at Informatica where she focused on big data and cloud computing. Prior to that, she held leadership positions in product management at Sun Microsystems (Sun Cloud) and Amazon (Amazon Web Services). Early on in her career, she held engineering roles at Juniper Networks and Silicon Graphics.
Veena holds a bachelor of technology degree in computer science from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Chennai, India, a master’s degree in computer science from Cornell University and a master’s degree in business administration from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.