Pavi is responsible for Upstart’s overall security strategy as well as driving and managing security initiatives across the Corporate and Product platforms. She also oversees Security Operations in addition to managing compliance certifications, third party risk, and providing security assurance for Upstart’s investors and bank partners. Pavi has close to 26 years of experience working in the software industry with more than 15 years in the security sector. Her previous stints include Anaplan, LinkedIn, VMware, Determina, Vitria Technology and 3Com. Pavi holds a Master’s degree in Computer Engineering from Santa Clara University and a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from University of Madras, India.