About Us

Lowering the
cost of AI

Increasing the
speed of ROI

We transform banks into hyper-agile
organizations that customers want to
bank with, and employees feel proud of.

Cleareye.ai delivers exceptional customer
service where customers expect it, drives
short term gains and long-term growth,
and generates insights to sustain
momentum at digital scale.

Our Mission is simple

Improve financial inclusion globally.

Use technology to bring banking to more people everywhere.

It’s that simple. Thanks to advanced artificial intelligence and quantum-inspired
algorithms, we are making it happen. But we’re just getting started.

Our Team

Humanity +

Technology

It’s business. And it’s personal.

Founded by leaders in global technology
with decades of entrepreneurial and digi-
tal systems experience, Cleareye.ai is
here to build solutions to make companies
more agile and adaptive.

Leadership

Mariya George

Co-Founder, President

Sarath Sasikumar

Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer

John Vilina

Chief Financial Officer

Nitin Agrawal

Chief Technology Officer

Chandrasekhar Somasekhar

Chief Architect

Board / Advisory

Miles Everson

Member of the Board of Directors​

Sajan Pillai​

Group Chairman

Ganesh Ravi Pillai

Member of the
Board of Directors

Sean Manahan

Global Head of Tech BD,
Morgan Stanley

Advisor to the Board

Christian Rasmussen

Head of Group Treasury Asset’s and Liability’s America’s, UBS

Advisor to the Board

Shailesh Ratadia

Director, Microsoft

Advisor to the Board

Christopher Yoshida

Advisor to the Board

Sajan Pillai

Group Chairman

Ganesh Ravi Pillai

Member of the
Board of Directors

Miles Everson

Member of the
Board of Directors

Mariya George

Co-Founder, President, Chief of Revenue

Mariya George is the President & Chief Revenue Officer and Member of the Board of Directors of Cleareye.ai.

Before starting Cleareye.ai, Mariya was the Head of Banking and Insurance at UST Global. She was responsible for the industry group’s overall vision, strategy and investment priorities, developing the network of alliance partners and an aggressive revenue growth goal of 70%. She was also responsible for the global P&L, sales, business development, consulting, client relationship management and technology execution.

Prior to this, Mariya was the Business Head for East and Midwest market in North America. She led the global sales organization across North America and primary markets in Asia (India, China), and built a team to lead and manage new Fortune 500 customer acquisitions and doubled her portfolio.

She developed a two-year strategic plan that migrated from a transaction-based sale to a relationship-based sale and reduced new customer acquisition time by 75%. She also designed and implemented a sales cluster model that delivered 50% top line sales growth year over year.

From 2010 to 2015, she worked with the Innovation, Services & Enterprise Solutions leadership on large-scale innovation and digital transformation efforts at UST Global. She implemented the federated innovation model and crafted the go-to-market strategy and execution plan to position the organization as the innovation partner for multiple Fortune 100 customers.

Before that she spent 10 years leading multiple consulting engagements with a focus on bridging business demand and technology solutions.

Mariya has a degree in Computer Science from Cochin University of Science & Technology, India. She is passionate about finding and building talent, especially women in technology with strong entrepreneurial skills. She is based in New York.

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Sarath Sasikumar

Co-Founder, EVP, Chief Operating Officer

Sarath Sasikumar is the Co-Founder, EVP and Chief Operating Officer of Cleareye.ai. In this role Sarath is responsible for the company’s ecosystem strategy, global operations, talent management & other business enablement functions. His is also the Chief Value Mentor, evangelizing a “Values & Culture First” mindset across the company.

Prior to founding Cleareye.ai, Sarath served as the Head of Operations, Global Technology Services Group (TSG) at UST Global, an American multinational provider of digital services where he was responsible for service demand and new service creation efforts.

Prior to this role, Sarath led a team of Global Business Integrators, a special task force working directly for the CEO’s Office. Sarath and his team managed multiple strategic programs across the globe. His personal focus was on operationalizing a Global New Business Group which later became the elite group responsible for delivering sales growth, net new Fortune 500 customer acquisitions and the #1 distribution channel for its Products & Platforms division.

Sarath has vast experience managing large and complex programs, both in engineering and in business, spanning multiple teams, geographies and varying degrees of uncertainties.

Before getting Inducted as the leader for the Global Business Integrators group, Sarath helped build a Global Partnerships & Alliances Group for UST Global.

He has also held engineering and pre-sales leadership roles with various Silicon Valley startups.

Sarath graduated with an Engineering degree in Electronics & Telecommunication, Mahatma Gandhi University, India. He is based in Orange County, CA, where he lives with his wife and his daughter.

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John Vilina

Chief Financial Officer

John has spent majority of his career in investment banking, working for Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley in Tokyo, Japan. In 2018, he began working with a family office in Southern
California, and since then has been an active player in the local ecosystem. John graduated from Cornell University in 2010 with a degree in Economics. John runs global operations for the
fund and primarily focuses on fintech related investments.

John is conversationally fluent in Japanese and spends his free time playing tennis and golf.

Nitin Agrawal

Chief Technology Officer

As CTO, Nitin is responsible for product vision, innovation, design and GTM readiness. Nitin will play a crucial role in influencing product team’s culture and strategic direction working closely with customers, GTM and core platform/engineering teams.

Prior to joining Cleareye.ai, Nitin was Managing Director/ Partner at Deloitte consulting in the Banking and Capital Markets practice. He led the analytics and cognitive practices working with top tier banks, securities firms, asset managers, payment processors, and insurance companies to enable digital, cloud and AI transformation. He has deep expertise in implementing risk, fraud and finance solutions across global customers. Nitin also led the talent development for south eastern Deloitte by working with universities and academia and building world class talent infrastructure.

Nitin also serves on the advisory board of Okera and University of North Carolina Business Analytics and Data Science graduate program. He has a Masters degree from Vanderbilt University and Bachelor’s degree from Indian Institute of Technology, India.

He lives with his wife and two daughters in Charlotte, North Carolina and spends time outside work with his family, playing tennis, and supporting wounded warrior project.

Chandrasekhar
Somasekhar

Chief Architect

Chandrasekhar is the Chief Architect at Cleareye. Additionally, Chandra leads the Product Engineering team at Cleareye.

A Senior Engineering Leader with 20yrs of experience building solutions for enterprises. Experience in heading Product engineering teams, defining enterprise applications architecture, leading technology governance, consultative/technical solution crafting and proposals. Passionate about motivating teams to bring innovation and build scalable products that customers love. Have consistent track record of delivering business results and successful products that involve multiple cross-functional teams.

Prior to Cleareye at UST Global, as Director of Innovation Engineering team , laid the core foundation of Product Development organization. Led engineering teams to build platforms using AI and Machine Learning to bring Operational efficiency in business process across domains. Responsible for defining and promoting strong cultural values and build a world class engineering organization.

Chandra is a certified Enterprise Architect and holds Master’s in Physics from University of Kerala.

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Miles Everson

Member of the Board of Directors

Miles Everson is Member of the Board of Directors of Cleareye.ai. He is currently serving as the CEO of MBO Partners. At MBO Partners, Everson is delivering innovative workforce solutions that make it safer and easier for enterprise organizations and top independent professionals to work together. MBO is helping thousands of people do the work they love, the way they want while helping companies embrace new workforce strategies.

Before Cleareye.ai and MBO partners, Everson served as Global Advisory and Consulting CEO for PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP (PwC), leading the company’s Asia Pacific Americas Advisory and Consulting businesses. Everson had a rich career with PwC, almost three decades in total. He began in the firm’s Assurance practice, moving into leadership roles within Advisory/Consulting in both Canada and the U.S., including several Financial Services leadership roles, eventually becoming the U.S. Advisory/Consulting Vice Chairman.

In 2015, he stepped into the new role of Asia Pacific Americas Advisory and Consulting Leader to help globalize the Advisory/Consulting practice. While with PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP (PwC), he served as lead client service partner for several multinational clients. Additionally, he occupied several firm leadership roles, including serving as US Vice Chairman and Global Advisory and Consulting Leader.

Prior to this, Everson has worked with many of the world’s largest and most prominent organizations, specializing in executive management. He helps companies balance growth, reduce risk, maximize return, and excel in strategic business priorities.

Everson’s work was wide-ranging in its impact, touching more than 60,000 professionals in more than 150 countries. He is a sought-after public speaker and contributor, and was featured as a case study for success from Harvard Business School.

Everson is a Certified Public Accountant, a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants. He graduated from St. Cloud State University with a B.S. in Accounting.

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Sajan Pillai

Group Chairman

Sajan Pillai is the general partner of Season Two Ventures, after working for years as CEO of UST Global. Sajan led the company’s global business operations through its centers in the US, the UK, Spain, India, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Mexico, Australia, Poland and Israel. His leadership saw UST Global grow significantly.

He led the company’s founding team in 1999. The company has grown from 20 employees to more than 25,000 employees today. Sajan has held several senior management positions in the software industry. He also architected and managed large software systems for MCI Telecommunications, US.

In addition to his work at UST, Sajan has recently founded SP Life, a company revolutionizing senior care and living in India.

Sajan also holds patents in Internet Computing and Data Systems.

Ganesh Ravi Pillai

Member of The Board of Directors

Ganesh Ravi Pillai is Member of the Board of Cleareye.ai. He is currently the Executive Director of RP Group of Companies, a diversified business conglomerate having more than 120,000 employees with interest in construction and infrastructure, real estate development, hotels and hospitality, healthcare and wellness, education, information technology, trading and retail. 

RP Group is founded and headed by his father, Dr. Ravi Pillai, and it’s construction and infrastructure division represents one of the largest Oil & Gas Industrial Contracting companies in the world. After a 4 year stint in banking, mainly at Citibank, N.A. in the Banking &  nvestments function, Ganesh went on to pursue MBA from IE Business School, Madrid, Spain, in 2013. He joined the family business in January 2015 as Group Vice President. 

Ganesh currently oversees the strategic direction and expansion of the group’s presence globally. Since joining RP Group, he has implemented resource planning systems and helped the business move into real estate, education and technology. Ganesh led one of the group companies in Dubai to enter Guinness World Records for completing the largest continuous concrete pour in the world. Ganesh also featured in Forbes as amongst the Top Next Generation Business Leaders in the Arab World. Ganesh is spearheading RP Group’s strategy to reinforce its position as a leading, diversified business group with global presence.

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Sean Manahan

Global Head of Tech BD,
Morgan Stanley

Advisor to the Board

Sean Manahan is Advisor to the Board of Cleareye.ai. He is currently serving as the Global Head of Technology Business Development at Morgan Stanley. In his stint of nearly 12 years with Morgan Stanley, Sean has played multiple roles.

Prior to this, Sean was the Vice President at Credit Suisse. He held a variety of positions across engineering, operations, service & delivery management and product management in Credit Suisse.

Christian Rasmussen

Head of Group Treasury Asset’s and Liability’s America’s, UBS

Advisor to the Board

Christian Rasmussen is Advisor to the Board of Cleareye.ai. Christian Rasmussen joined UBS from Paine Webber as member of the Mortgage Funding Group in 2000, where he was instrumental in helping to integrate the Mortgage funding business into the UBS Cash Collateral Trading model. In 2005 he created and led the overnight funding team in trading Treasury, Agency & MBS collateral, as well as managed the US GC matchbooks. In 2010 Christian took on the role of Head of USD Short Securities Collateral trading, which included short term rates cash, repo, swaps & futures product. After transitioning the repo business into Group Treasury, within the Asset and Liability division in 2012, Christian was asked to assume the role of Head of Treasury ALM Repo Americas, as well as becoming the deputy Global Head of Treasury ALM Repo. His team focused on the daily financing of fixed income products, as well as managing an asset portfolio of non-traditional securities. In March of 2015 Christian assumed the role of Global Co-Head of GALM Repo. In this role Christian had ownership of the Global secured funding fixed income business across UBS. In October of 2015 GALM reorganized its approach to Cash and Collateral and created a new structure called Cash and Collateral Resource Management (CCRM). During this restructuring, Christian assumed the role of Global Head of Liability Creation, Structuring and Flow management (LCSFM) and CCRM Regional Head of the America’s. In January 2019 Group Treasury and GALM reformed and deployed a more regional approach to its structure. Christian assumed his current role of Head of Treasury America’s Assets and Liabilities. Christian has been a leading member in driving the enhanced regulatory standards for UBS Americas. He is currently the business lead for LIBOR transition in the America’s, as well as sitting on the ARRC Market Structure and Paced Transition working group.

Shailesh Ratadia

Director, Microsoft

Advisor to the Board

Shailesh Ratadia is Advisor to the Board of Cleareye.ai. He is currently serving as the Director, Technical Evangelism at Microsoft. He has played multiple roles in his career of 21 years with Microsoft.





Christopher Yoshida

Advisor to the Board

Christopher Yoshida is Advisor to the Board of Cleareye.ai. He is currently the CEO, Group Head of Merchant Banking at Reech Corporations Group. Prior to Reech Corporations, Christopher served as Senior Advisor to The Carlyle Group.