Nintex, a prominent player in the domain of process intelligence and automation, has made a decisive move to fortify its market position by appointing Niranjan Vijayaragavan as its Chief Product Officer (CPO). Vijayaragavan, whose appointment takes effect on July 10, 2023, is an industry veteran with over 20 years of experience in technology leadership. His track record includes shaping product strategy, vision, and execution at esteemed organizations such as Microsoft, BCG, Expedia, Avalara, and Nuna.
Niranjan Vijayaragavan will be playing an integral role in steering Nintex’s product strategy, as he is expected to closely collaborate with the executive team and board to execute for scale. This appointment comes at a critical juncture when the process automation landscape is undergoing a transformative phase, with artificial intelligence (AI) paving the way for innovative breakthroughs.
Amit Mathradas, the CEO of Nintex, lauded Vijayaragavan's appointment, stating, "To lead in this new era of automation and artificial intelligence requires someone with perpetual curiosity and a growth mindset. Niranjan is a proven product leader who’s capable of building innovative products and solutions at scale.”
Niranjan Vijayaragavan also expressed his enthusiasm to contribute to Nintex’s growth. He emphasized the latent potential in the automation sector, stating, “Despite step changes in technology, several sectors and domains remain under-automated, impacting the pace and effectiveness of their businesses. Many SaaS companies are exploring to serve this need, but few can do it at scale in the way Nintex can. Nintex’s deep process expertise and portfolio of automation products, combined with the power of artificial intelligence, can unlock incredible value for customers that will transform their business. I’m excited to join this talented team and help unlock this potential.”
With Vijayaragavan's expertise and Nintex’s resources, the company seems poised to make significant strides in the evolving landscape of process automation. His appointment is likely to accelerate the company's pursuit of tapping into under-automated sectors and harnessing the power of AI for innovation.