Transforming how billions of dollars are invested for a more sustainable and equitable future for all

Atlas AI bring together world class machine learning talent and deep domain expertise to develop software that allows customers to plan and monitor high stakes investments including infrastructure development initiatives and market expansion programs.

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Backed by industry and technology leaders

OUR MISSION

Monitoring drivers of economic development across the emerging markets so that financial capital can advance societal well-being

Our Roots

Atlas AI was founded in 2018 as a Public Benefit Corporation by a team of Stanford University Professors - Marshall Burke, Stefano Ermon, and David Lobell - based on their pioneering research at the intersection of Economics, Earth Science, and Computer Science. Marshall, Stefano and David had spent years advancing research on how to apply cutting edge AI techniques to develop better quality and more localized socioeconomic measures in data sparse environments like Sub-Saharan Africa.

Atlas AI resulted from their desire to translate these research techniques into market-ready data sets, and to expand access to insights about economic development in the emerging markets to help solve important societal problems.

Our Values

The following four values are central principles guiding how we build Atlas AI.  We seek out new colleagues who have exemplified these values in their past work experience:

Improving Lives

We aspire to develop technologies that benefit underserved and at-risk communities, while respecting the multi-faceted and nuanced pathways to impact for which technology often plays only a contributing role.

In Service of Each Other

We care about and invest in each team member’s personal and professional journey while at Atlas AI. We prioritize diversity of background and experience as cornerstones of developing a resilient organization and impactful products.

Honesty & Reflection

We are honest with ourselves and each other, and learn from our successes and failures.

Embracing the Unsolved & Undiscovered

We are scientists and explorers who lean into solving complex, often thorny problems. We seek to understand the entire canvas of our customer’s needs, so that we can expand the scientific frontiers necessary to yield relevant solutions.

Meet the team

We are a global team working to make a meaningful dent in some of the most entrenched societal problems of our time.

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Board Members

Zia Khan

Zia Khan

Rockefeller Foundation

Lewis Pinault

Lewis Pinault

Airbus Ventures

Kieran Snyder

Kieran Snyder

Textio

David Lobell

David Lobell

Co-Founder

Abe Tarapani

Abe Tarapani

Chief Executive Officer

Team Members

Anthony Perez
Anthony Perez

Senior AI Engineer

KC Love
KC Love

Solutions Engineer

Elliot Macy
Elliot Macy

Geospatial Data Analyst

Shruti Jain
Shruti Jain

Geospatial Data Scientist

Vivek Sakhrani
Vivek Sakhrani

Head of Applied Data Science

Georgios Ouzounis
Georgios Ouzounis

Head of ML Engineering

Priyadharshini Tamizharasi Suresh
Priyadharshini Tamizharasi Suresh

Machine Learning Engineer

My-Hanh Tran
My-Hanh Tran

HR & Operations Manager

David Lobell
David Lobell

Co-Founder

Austin Lee
Austin Lee

Frontend Software Engineer

Marshall Burke
Marshall Burke

Co-Founder

Kelly Grunewald
Kelly Grunewald

Business Development Associate

Abera Muhamed
Abera Muhamed

Agricultural Data Scientist

Gabriel Cadamuro
Gabriel Cadamuro

AI Engineer

Mohammad Yazdani
Mohammad Yazdani

Senior Software Engineer

Alex Masika
Alex Masika

Business Development Lead - Africa

Deven Desai
Deven Desai

Head of Product

Emily Logan
Emily Logan

Spatial Data Science Project Manager

Whitney Jones
Whitney Jones

Head of Operations

Atharva Patil
Atharva Patil

Product Designer

Ginger Balmat
Ginger Balmat

Backend Software Engineer

Stefano Ermon
Stefano Ermon

Co-Founder

Jacob Chapman
Jacob Chapman

L3 Senior Engineer

Mohamed Jahazi
Mohamed Jahazi

Applied Data Science Solutions Engineer

Abe Tarapani
Abe Tarapani

Chief Executive Officer

Evan Koester
Evan Koester

Geospatial Solutions Engineer

Bborie Park
Bborie Park

Engineering Manager

Join us

Come work on the most challenging problems of your career knowing that your work is contributing to a more sustainable future for our planet.

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Comprehensive benefits

Your health is vital to us. Atlas AI offers excellent health, vision, and dental care.

Flexible vacation policy

Take time off when you need it. We also provide generous company paid holidays, as well as flexible work hours.

Competitive salary and equity

Your growth is a building block to Atlas AI’s success. We believe investing in our employees brings the biggest returns.

Work-life balance

We strive to maintain an optimal balance between our personal and professional lives. We value and respect your personal time.

Generous 401k program

Planning for your future is important. Take advantage of our 401k program by saving now to prosper later.

Prime location

We are at the heart of downtown Palo Alto’s University Avenue & just across from the CalTrain station.

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