Our Team

  Karthik Gottipati

Karthik Gottipati

Naga Gottipati, CEO

Karthik is a product inventor and restaurant entrepreneur with experience in building and managing two restaurants. He is currently pursuing an MBA at Chicago Booth with a concentration in entrepreneurship. As a restaurant owner, he has experienced the problem firsthand.

Priyam Pradhan

Priyam Pradhan, Data Engine Manager

Priyam handles a wide variety of data engine responsibilities at Pepr. He has 10 years experience in backend technologies.

David Nelson

David Nelson, CCO

David is an an engineer with experience in operations, managing clients, and data processing. He is currently pursuing an MBA at Chicago Booth with concentrations in strategy and entrepreneurship. He has prior experience in the restaurant industry as a bartender and back-of-house staff member.

Anirudh Kasturi

Anirudh Kasturi, UI Manager/Co-CTO

Anirudh has worked at Mcafee, Zynga, and other gaming startups prior to joining Pepr. He brings in extensive UI and design experience.