SUMATHI LALAPET CHAKRAVARTHY
Infinite-Sum Modeling Inc.
Sumathi is an experienced industry leader who has worked for more than 14 years in consulting, management, data science, and software engineering. She has worked with some of the leading companies in the world such as Amazon, Subaru, and Wipro. She received her Master’s in Business Administration from Purdue University, US, and Bachelor’s in Computer Engineering from Anna University, India. She specializes in Economics, Machine learning, and Business Analytics.
As the Managing Director of Infinite Sum Modelling, she brings in statistical and analytical perspectives to problem-solving, and provides strategies for organizations using state of the art optimization/modelling techniques such as statistical analysis, computable general equilibrium (CGE) modelling frameworks, machine learning, econometrics, time series etc. Such statistical inferences and the economic modelling insights are used by different clients across the globe, including World Bank, Asian Development Bank, Commonwealth, United Nations, World Health Organization, The Economist Intelligence Unit, International Labour Organization, McKinsey, UAE Ministry etc. in the areas of trade, sustainability, health care, technology, supply chain, and transportation/logistics. She co-partnered with Piktorlabs to launch the company’s first official product, the data and visualization platform for global supply chain modelling. She is also invested in promoting diversity, and more than three quarters of InfiSum’s employees are female.
During her previous tenure at Amazon as a Senior Product Manager- Sustainability and Senior Operations Manager- Amazon Shipping and Delivery Support, she has worked on several flagship initiatives, notably in the launch of Ship with Amazon (SWA), Amazon Key etc. She also led Amazon’s shipping and delivery support operations for seven different business lines.
Sumathi currently resides in Sammamish, WA which has been her home for the past seven years with her husband and two children. She and her kids love the Puget Sound region, and enjoy visiting the local parks.