Venkatesh Ramanathan

Venkatesh R

Venkatesh Ramanathan

Software Engineer


Venkatesh is a senior data scientist at PayPal where he is working on building state-of-the-art tools for payment fraud detection. He has over 20+ years experience in designing, developing and leading teams to build scalable server side software. In addition to being an expert in big-data technologies, Venkatesh holds a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science with specialization in Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing (NLP) and had worked on various problems in the areas of Anti-Spam, Phishing Detection, and Face Recognition.

Drive Away Fraudsters With Driverless AI

Venkatesh will explore how driverless AI is helping to keep fraudsters at bay. Share results from experiments conducted on large scale payment transaction data.