DENVER, December 8, 2022 —
Applies almost three decades of experience in technology leadership roles to scaling a world-class technology organization
Velocity Global, the leading provider of global talent solutions, announced Siddharth Ram as its new chief technology officer. Ram will be responsible for growing and scaling the technology organization. In this role, he will be working in close collaboration with Chief Product Officer Liz Li and her team to develop and execute against the company’s technology roadmap.
“Technology is at the core of our solutions, and Siddharth has a proven track record of building and growing global technology organizations at scale, all while delivering true customer value,” said Ben Wright, founder and CEO of Velocity Global. “I am excited that he has joined us to lead our technology team through this next phase of growth and further advance our market-leading position.”
Ram applies almost three decades of technology leadership experience to his role at Velocity Global. Most recently, he served as chief technology officer and senior vice president of engineering at Inflection (acquired by Checkr earlier this year) / GoodHire, where he scaled the team, technology, and processes to unlock customer value during a time of significant company growth. He is also on the board of advisors for various companies, including Logikcull and Sedai, and previously held technology leadership roles at Intuit and Qualcomm.
“I’m a firm believer in the power of global teams and see Velocity Global as a huge boost for organizations looking to tap into talent worldwide without having to worry about the complexities associated with it,” said Ram. “I am looking forward to serving our customers even better by offering a best-in-class experience enabled by our modern technology stack.”
Velocity Global is a leading provider of global workforce solutions, helping to connect talent and employers in over 185 countries. Clients use its solutions to onboard, manage, and pay talent compliantly without requiring businesses to set up their own legal entities or state registrations.
Ram and his team are actively hiring for various engineering roles. Positions are posted with other Velocity Global opportunities at https://velocityglobal.com/about-us/careers/. True to its work-from-anywhere policy, Velocity Global currently has hundreds of team members across almost 60 countries. Ram is based in California, and successful applicants will be able to work remotely.
About Velocity Global
Velocity Global accelerates the future of work for anyone, anywhere, anyhow. Its Global Work PlatformTM simplifies the employer and talent experience through its proprietary cloud-based talent management technology, backed by personalized expertise and unmatched global scale. The platform offers a full suite of talent solutions, including global Employer of Record and Contractor Management, to help companies onboard, manage, and pay talent in more than 185 countries and all 50 United States. Thousands of brands rely on Velocity Global to build international teams without the cost or complexity of setting up foreign legal entities or state registrations. Velocity Global was named a “Leader” in Global Employer of Record Services by prominent analyst firm NelsonHall. Founded in 2014, the company has hundreds of employees across six continents. For more information, visit velocityglobal.com.