We’re building the technology
to perfect ecommerce
experiences

Our Mission

We're using artificial intelligence to craft an online experience that replicates and improves upon the intuitive exploration and delightful discovery of in-person shopping.

Join us to innovate, iterate,
 and solve.

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Our Vision

The most advanced artificial intelligence, machine learning, and image analysis technologies can dramatically improve customer experience and drive the metrics that matter. We're a team motivated by our constant curiosity and the ways that we customize innovation to create revolutionary commerce experiences for both consumers and the world's leading brands.

Commerce Reinvented.

Our Values

Empathy is our foundation—for one another, for our clients and their shoppers. We believe in the power of understanding other perspectives. While in pursuit of perfection, we’re excited by the opportunity to learn and improve, always persistent. We will demonstrate our trustworthiness in every interaction.

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Leadership Team

Sadee Gamhewa
Founder & CEO
San Francisco, CA

Sadee leads Velou’s overall product strategy and vision on creating additional value for customers. He previously led product, innovation, Machine Learning & AI strategy, and engineering at multiple startups and large corporations, including Fortune 100. He holds patents in ecommerce and has published research papers on Machine Learning and AI.


Sumith Gunasekara
CTO
Colombo, Sri Lanka

An expert in Natural Language Processing and Computer Vision, Sumith future proofs technology to build cutting edge e-commerce search and discovery solutions with Velou’s product engineering teams. Previously, he was the technical architect and engineering lead for many complex B2B and B2C products including state-of-the-art information extraction systems and high performance e-commerce applications.


Tricia Lahren
Director, Fashion Intelligence
San Francisco, CA

Tricia leads a team of fashion stylists at Velou to create the intelligence used by our Machine Learning and AI models. She has a long history as a fashion and wardrobe stylist in San Francisco for clients such as Nordstrom, Macy’s, Neiman Marcus, Lord & Taylor, and Pottery Barn.

Gayan Keppetipola
Director, Engineering
Colombo, Sri Lanka

Gayan leads the software engineering teams at Velou, who are building next generation technology to perfect e-commerce experience. He creates, aligns and drives the tech strategy in line with business goals and objectives in order to create a sustainable competitive advantage for Velou. He has over 15 years of experience engineering highly scalable software systems implementations across banking, finance, insurance, telecommunications, transportation & hospitality industries.

Shirmila Ranathunga
Director, Operations
Colombo, Sri Lanka

Shirmila oversees operations at Velou. She builds a highly inclusive culture towards the long term goals of Velou, ensuring team members thrive and organizational outcomes are met. Her expertise in leading dynamic teams comes from her experience at entrepreneurial and multinational organizations. She excels at enabling teams with the right tools, procedures, and work culture as well as professional development.

Lucy Seena Lin
Partnerships and Growth
Los Angeles, CA

Lucy develops new partnerships and areas of growth for Velou. She has occupied leadership positions in programs and events spanning industries of arts, fashion, design, and urban culture, working with stakeholders and organizations across government agencies, academia, foundations and social enterprise. She received her B.A. from UC Berkeley and her M.A. from UCLA. She enjoys discovering the latest trends in fashion, cosmetics and skincare and considers herself an early adopter of emerging online shopping technologies.

Shanaka Keerthirathne
Manager, Delivery
Colombo, Sri Lanka

Shanaka ensures seamless product delivery to Velou’s clients and manages software development teams. His expertise of over 10 years in the IT industry, working with dynamic teams in multinational organizations, oversaw the successful delivery of large-scale projects in a range of industries, from financial to food services. His role at Velou focuses on the people and organization to drive organizational efficiency, collaboration with stakeholders, and delivery of Velou's solutions.

Our Offices

United States
Velou HQ

575 Market Street

San Francisco, CA 94105

USA


Germany
Sales & Customer Success

Herzogspitalstrasse 24

Munich 80331

Germany

Sri Lanka
Velou Engineering Center

3A, Cambridge Terrace

Colombo 7

Sri Lanka

France
Sales & Customer Success

Station F

5 Parvis Alan Turing

75013 Paris

France

Join us to innovate,
iterate, and solve.