Erhun Arkan Joins Grow as VP Engineering
Grow is excited to announce that Erhun Arkan has joined Grow as VP Engineering, leading engineering teams and tech strategy with a particular focus on AI as Grow delivers it’s commitment to reimagine banking with AI-powered insights for optimized decision-making.
Erhun will be transforming Grow tech processes to accelerate productivity, while enacting his wealth of engineering leadership to focus rapidly scaling teams on AI strategies.
Erhun is an exceptional engineering executive having spent more than twenty five years scaling up various global R&D organizations and launching a wide variety of innovative high tech products to market in Silicon Valley and abroad, including Texas Instruments, ST-Ericsson and Intel.
Erhun was most recently with Intel leading Software Engineering for the New Devices Group. His astute technical strategy, including significant recent experience in artificial intelligence strategies, will expedite Grow’s ambition to use AI to transform the banking experience.
Erhun has successfully managed a wide range of teams, ranging from small startups to massive enterprise executive management. His insights will be an invaluable asset as Grow’s business expands into new markets and geographies. A well-rounded lateral thinker, Erhun holds a Bachelors and Masters in Electronics as well as an MBA.
“I’m thrilled to join Grow and lead engineering strategy particularly given my passion for AI and the impact it will have on reducing people’s financial anxiety,” says Erhun. “I’m looking forward to initiating the next phase of Grow’s engineering strategy.”
“We’re very excited to welcome an outstanding executive like Erhun to Grow at this pivotal time,” said Kevin Sandhu, CEO of Grow. “As our engineering teams grow and our processes and operations become increasingly complex Erhun’s experience working at enterprise scale will enable us to execute our engineering strategy more effectively, accelerating the delivery of our vision of AI-powered optimized decision-making.”
Erhun is the newest addition to Grow’s executive leadership following the appointment of Matt Naish as VP Customers in September 2018.