Raji Arasu is executive vice president and chief technology officer. In this role, Raji drives Autodesk’s technology strategy to accelerate connectivity, intelligence, and productivity for customers, partners, and development teams through a SaaS platform which delivers data, workflow orchestration, developer experience, and core foundational services such as geometry and graphics.
Responsible for creating strategic opportunities for Autodesk, its customers and partners, Raji leads a future-focused team working on a broad range of emerging technologies such as generative design, artificial intelligence, computational geometry, advanced simulation, IoT, robotics, material science, augmented reality, and human computer interaction. Finally, in keeping with Autodesk’s focus on being a trusted digital platform provider, Raji delivers industry-leading technologies for security, compliance, and data ethics.
Raji is a technology executive with 30 years of experience in e-commerce, marketplaces, payments, and fintech industries delivering innovative customer experiences and driving growth through technology and a vibrant and inclusive engineering culture.
Previously as senior vice president of platform engineering at Intuit, Raji helped shape the platform strategy and technology culture, led the company’s cloud transformation, and expanded foundational core capabilities that amplified innovation for customers. Prior to Intuit, Raji served as CTO at StubHub and held other leadership roles at eBay. Raji has received public recognition for her work promoting and mentoring diversity and women in successful leadership roles in technology. She serves on the board of directors for MediaAlpha Inc.
Raji holds a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering from Savitribai Phule Pune University in India.