Flowspace Announces Piranavan Selvanandan as New Vice President of Engineering
Key Hire Comes from Salesforce, Follows $31M Series B Announcement in March
LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Flowspace, a leading fulfillment technology platform, today announced that Piranavan Selvanandan has joined the organization as its vice president of engineering. Selvanandan joins Flowspace after nearly a decade leading engineering teams for Salesforce.
Selvanandan will lead Flowspace’s development team in scaling the company’s industry-leading software platform, allowing merchants to plug seamlessly into Flowspace’s suite of tools to scale their businesses in a time of unprecedented direct-to-consumer and e-commerce growth.
Flowspace Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer Jason Harbert views the hire as a key step in Flowspace’s accelerated growth following the company’s announcement of a $31 million Series B led by BuildGroup in March of this year.
“Piranavan’s expertise, vision and drive make him a perfect leader for our growing development team,” said Harbert. “We’re able to attract this caliber of talent thanks to our success as a software platform – and its leaders like Piranavan that will take us to the next level.”
A graduate of the University of Toronto, Selvanandan has led development teams at HP and Salesforce, most recently leading software engineering for the Customer Resolution Engine team that powers Salesforce’s Customer 360 Data Manager. His team was responsible for building the ‘single view of the customer’ across multiple Salesforce product lines using leading technologies across graph theory, big data, microservices and machine learning.
Flowspace is a logistics platform, most recently recognized by Fast Company as one of the 2020 World’s Most Innovative Companies. Flowspace’s software handles storage, fulfillment and transportation from a single interface. By using the company’s easy-to-use cloud-based software platform, brands gain immediate access to hundreds of professionally operated fulfillment centers strategically located throughout the U.S. More information on the company and its services can be viewed online at: https://www.flow.space.
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