About SRP

SRP (Smart & Rare Predictions) is a data analytics and solutions company focused on the Self-Storage industry, discovering deep insights for business optimization. We are a team of Data Scientists and Big Data (Hadoop) Engineers with advanced degrees (Phds) from Stanford University and the University of Pennsylvania (Wharton School of Business).

Our team carries a combines experience of 50+ years in Technology, Data Analysis, Data Science, IT Engineering, and Big Data. We have worked with multiple clients in Self-Storage along with Fortune 100 clients in the US, in varied domains. We bring this combined knowledge to your business when we work on your data problems.

Meet The Team

RAJU PENMATCHA

RAJU PENMATCHA

CEO

Since obtaining an MBA from Wharton, PhD from Stanford University, Raju offers over twenty years of experience in technology leadership, product development, entrepreneurship, and innovation. After working with companies like Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs, and American Express, he is bringing his expertise to SRP Systems and the Self-Storage industry in tackling dynamic pricing and big data.



MIKE GERSTEN

MIKE GERSTEN

CRO

With over 30 years of sales experience and degrees from the University of Michigan and Wharton, Mike is a great asset in bringing SRP solutions to our Self-Storage customers. With experience from multiple companies and working on his own as a Business Development Executive, he is constantly driving our company to higher success and landing sale after sale.



MATT RYAN

MATT RYAN

CFO

As a CPA with an MBA from Wharton and finance degree from Penn State, Matt brings over a decade of experience in financial services and accounting to SRP. Â A veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom with nearly 14 years of service in the National Guard and Army Reserves, Matt also brings extensive leadership and mission-driven experience to the company.


Anand Atre

Anand Atre

VP, Customer Analytics

Anand has over 25 years of experience in the high-tech industry, working for world class technology firms like Sun Microsystems, Oracle, and Cisco. Anand has a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from NJIT, and MBA from University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill. Anand uses a combination of business and technology expertise to build innovative solutions for our Self-Storage customers.




Paul Xiao

Paul Xiao

Data Scientist

Dr. Youping (Paul) Xiao is a data scientist with decades of experience in data mining, statistics, machine learning/predictive analytics, image processing and visualization. He has a PhD from University of Texas studying visual neural network. Before joining SRPSystems, Dr. Xiao worked in healthcare and retail industries at Knowledgent, Group Inc., and has 19 peer-reviewed publications using advanced statistics and/or machine learning algorithms. Dr. Xiao also directed a research lab at State University of New York – Downstate Medical Center.


Boris Akselrud

Boris Akselrud

Data Scientist

Boris has over 22 years of experience is Data Science and Software Engineering working with Telecommunications and Finance industries. Boris has a MS in Computer Science from Odessa State Polytechnic, and BS in Mechanical Engineering. Since 2008 he has worked as Data Scientist in Princeton NJ with startup companies, focusing on statistical methods, Hilbert Space embedding of distributions, Stochastic Approximation, Algebraic Topology and Topological Methods of Data Analysis, Topoi theory and other methods applied to improve generalization in Machine Learning.


Sreekala Ramakrishnan

Sreekala Ramakrishnan

Sr. Data Analyst

Sreekala has over 7 years professional experience in analysis, design, development and maintenance of systems, with extensive experience in data modeling and database programming. She has a Masters and Bachelors degrees in Electrical Engineering. She brings diverse experience from technical management, designing software using SDLC, and applications development.