Clearwater Analytics, an industry-leading SaaS solution for automated investment data aggregation, reconciliation, accounting, and reporting, announced today that it has named Microsoft veteran Suraj Poozhiyil as Senior Vice President of Product. In this capacity, Suraj will lead the company’s end-to-end product development strategy, including the addition of new features and expansion into new markets.
Prior to his new role at Clearwater, Suraj had wide variety of product and engineering leadership roles at Microsoft over 20 years. He was instrumental in the foundation stages as well as scaling key Microsoft products that include Power Virtual Agents, Power Apps, and Power BI. Most recently, he served as Partner Director of Product Management for the Dynamics 365 Connected Store. Suraj is an inventor with over 30 worldwide patents in Data Analysis, Visualizations and Data Security. Based in Seattle, he holds a master’s degree in Networking from the University of Southern California.
“Suraj brings to Clearwater an incredible depth of experience in technology product leadership,” said Warren Barkley, Chief Technology Officer, Clearwater Analytics. “He has helped many emerging technologies and offerings achieve their full potential. I am excited to bring his depth of experience to Clearwater as we continue to grow the business.”
“I’m excited to be joining Clearwater at such a pivotal time in our growth journey,” said Suraj Poozhiyil. “With the onboarding of more and more large clients, I look forward to scaling our current system while we innovate for the future.”