Vinod PanikerVP, Product Management & Silicon Valley Site Lead at Prudential
Vinod Paniker is Vice President of Product Management and site leader for the Silicon Valley Office. Vinod joined Prudential in March of 2017. In his key role, he focuses on Sales, Service, Operations and Marketing platform. Vinod spearheads various strategic initiatives that enable Prudential to build the next generation service, operations and marketing platforms. With over 20 years of professional experience, Vinod is skilled in product management, product development, software engineering and management leadership in FinTech and Financial Services domain.
Before joining Prudential, Vinod was co founder and Chief Operating Officer of Söoryen Technologies, where he championed the delivery of FinTech products and services to a wide variety of companies, including start ups and major industry players like MyVest and Cetera. Prior to Söoryen , Vinod was VP of Engineering at Pricelock , focusing on strategic execution of engineering projects and programs. He also spent over a decade at E*TRADE where he held various position of increasing responsibility, most notably leading E*TRADE’s retail brokerage projects as Director of Software Engineering.
Vinod holds a BS in Engineering from the University of Mumbai, India.