Unifyed, the only AI-first, microservices-based, cloud-native student information system provider for higher education, announced today, the appointment of Ranjith Madhavan as Chief Technology Officer.
Ranjith will accelerate the company’s next phase of innovation and growth. In his new role, Ranjith will lead the technology, engineering, and development strategy for Unifyed’s industry-leading Student Information System and other products.
“As our products continue to grow, the experience Ranjith brings in product engineering and development will be invaluable. I am pleased to welcome Ranjith to the Unifyed family as we continue to bring top talent into our organization”, said Anjli Jain, Chairperson, Unifyed.
Ranjith brings over 20 years of experience in cloud computing, service-oriented architecture, maintenance & support of various enterprise and middleware systems, and identity and access management solutions. He joins from QuickLaunch, a leading identity and access management solutions provider serving more than 800 higher ed institutions, where he was Chief Technology Officer and led the engineering and development of QuickLaunch’s product portfolio.
Prior to QuickLaunch, he held leadership roles at SunGard (now part of FIS), the largest processing and payments company in the world, and at Aztecsoft (now Mindtree), a multinational information technology and outsourcing company.
“My career has been building towards this moment when I can put my skills and experience to work for a mission-driven organization such as Unifyed,” says Ranjith. “I’ve been following Unifyed for some time now and am eager to contribute to the company’s mission to develop innovative products for higher education. It’s the combination of first-in-class technology with a business-centric model, that puts Unifyed ahead of the pack,” he adds.
Unifyed™ is the only AI-first, microservices-based, cloud-native student information system provider and serves over 750 colleges and universities in seven countries. Unifyed is a beautiful and easy-to-use solution designed to help partner colleges and universities recruit, engage, educate, retain and graduate 21st century students. Developed by Columbia University in partnership with the higher education community, our solution is both affordable and flexible to meet the needs of traditional and non-traditional institutions alike.