Priya is a Product builder and an investor, with significant expertise in Machine learning, building B2B and B2C products, performance, and growth marketing. She joins Modern Venture Partners as a Principal in residence while pursuing MBA at MIT Sloan as a first-year. Before Sloan, She was a Group Product Manager at Apple, where she oversaw the App Store Ads marketplace in 60 countries and spent most of her time developing technology that allows users to discover new and fun apps. Most recently, she spearheaded the launch of App Store ads in China which entailed overseeing a team of 40+ Machine Learning Engineers to deliver keyword matching, auctions, and ad ranking algorithms for the ads marketplace. Before Apple, She was a Software Engineer at Yahoo and Appdynamics where she tinkered with front-end technologies such as ReactJS, Angular JS. She has a B.Tech in Computer Science from India and M.S in C.S from USC, LA. In her free time, she loves to share her passion for technology by mentoring women in tech through Hackbright Academy, and outdoor activities like running and hiking. Some of my favorite hikes are Half dome at Yosemite and rim to rim at Grand Canyon.
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