Meet Sushil Verma, Ph.D.

Sushil Verma
Sushil Verma, Ph.D.

President and CTO

Over the last twenty years, Sushil has invented multiple data-driven applications in the areas of demand management, pricing, supply-chain, healthcare, and machine-learning.

Sushil holds multiple patents, including patents for a profit optimization system for supply chains with limited parts availability, and spot market profit optimization systems.

Prior to founding Austin Data Labs in 2014, he was the principal scientist at Enumerica, SignalDemand (now Pros), MarketWiz (now Allegis) and i2 technologies (now JDA Software). He holds multiple patents in data-driven applications. His SignalDemand products won the  ‘Cool Vendor of the Year’ award from Gartner Research in 2008. At i2, he was member of the Semiconductor Master Planning team whose flagship product won the Semiconductor International Editor’s Choice in 1999.

He graduated from UC Berkeley with a Ph.D. in Operations Research.

Recent Articles and Quotes:

How Dynamic AI Pricing Could Eliminate Food Waste In Stores – Lifewire, 2021

16 Tech Leaders Share Cyberthreats Businesses and Consumers Need to Know About – Forbes, 2021


Forbes Technology Council

Crunchbase Profile


Single-Machine Scheduling of Unit-Time Jobs with Earliness and Tardiness Penalties

Flowshop scheduling with identical jobs and uniform parallel machines

A methodology for developing a web-based factory simulator for manufacturing education

Combinational complexity of the central curve

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