Suraj Patel runs the pre-sales solutions team on the west coast at Looker. Suraj's expertise is in simplifying data architectures and scaling data accessibility at large companies. Currently, his focus is managing teams building and implementing the unique data strategies of enterprise companies such as Yahoo!, Kohler, and Autodesk. Before coming to Looker Suraj worked at TIBCO on TIBCO's Engage team where he helped create a solution for real-time, data-driven customer engagement management. Prior to TIBCO Suraj worked for Wells Fargo's Insurance Strategy team. Suraj graduated from UC Berkeley with a Bachelors of Arts in Economics and a Certificate in Engineering Leadership.