DJ was the VP of Product at RelateIQ. He coined the term “Data Scientist.” Previously he was the Chief Data Scientist at Greylock Partners and before that he was the Chief Product Officer of Color Labs. He previously worked for LinkedIn as their Chief Scientist and Chief Security Officer and eBay as their Director of Strategy, Analytics, and Product. Prior to that he focused on National Security issues on Counter Terrorism and Bioweapons Proliferation Prevention. In the academic community he is best known for his work in numerical weather prediction. He received a B.A. in Mathematics from University of California, San Diego and a Ph.D. in Mathematics from University of Maryland College Park.
DJ Patil concluded his formal advisor role with QuanticMind as required to join the White House.