Sarat Kakumanu


As Senior Vice President of Engineering at Avionté, Sarat Kakumanu oversees the product engineering and processes that form the foundation of the Avionté platform.

Sarat brings more than 25 years of experience in product engineering building CRM, FFA (Field Force Automation) and eCommerce products. Prior to Avionté, Sarat served as SVP of Engineering for Aleran Software, a B2B eCommerce provider, VP at Xata/XRS, Senior Director at Optum and Technical Architect at BestBuy. With his extensive experience in SaaS, Cloud Architecture, development methodologies and product implementation, Sarat has successfully led geographically distributed teams and multiple software product releases targeting both B2B and B2B2C markets. Sarat is a graduate of Iowa State University with a Masters in Electronics & Computer Engineering.

“I am always questioning the status quo and identifying how emerging technologies can be applied to generate new solutions. Staffing firms today are needing solutions that makes complex data available to them and their workers in an easy to use and timely fashion. I am excited to leverage my background along with emerging technologies and deliver these solutions to our clients.”
– Sarat Kakumanu