Vivek has served as chair of The Academy’s Board since 2020 and has served on the Board since 2016.
He is also Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer of Manifold, an applied AI company that global companies partner with to undertake discovery and development programs. Prior to this, Vivek has held leadership roles in launching mission-driven organizations across sectors. He is passionate about inventing the future by bringing together great people. He earned a Ph.D. from Harvard in Mathematics and B.S. degrees from MIT in Mathematics and in Physics.