Cornerstone Names Srinivasa Ogireddy Chief Technology Officer
February 10, 2022
SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Feb. 10, 2022 – Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc., a leader in adaptive HR solutions, announced today the appointment of Srinivasa (Srini) Ogireddy as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Ogireddy will be responsible for advancing the company’s technology strategy and reinforcing its high-growth environment for the rapid delivery of innovative cloud solutions to Cornerstone’s 6,000 customers worldwide. Ogireddy succeeds Cornerstone veteran Mark Goldin, who is retiring from the company this month.
Ogireddy has over 25 years of technology expertise and leadership with a focus on building highly effective distributed teams in the areas of application architecture, product development, quality assurance and technology operations. A tenured HCM and cloud technology leader, he joined Cornerstone two years ago as the Executive Vice President, Engineering, Platform & Cloud following the acquisition of Saba.
“We celebrate Mark’s achievements in building an exceptional global team and a strong foundation for our cloud solutions, and we’re thrilled to have Srini transition to CTO. He has both the technical and proven leadership skills needed to engage our global team and accelerate our roadmap,” said Himanshu Palsule, CEO of Cornerstone. “Under Srini’s leadership, we’ll continue to advance the capabilities of the solutions our customers care about and deliver even more value with innovations so they can continue to transform how they develop and grow their people and adapt to dynamic workplace change.”
"I am genuinely honored to step into the CTO role at Cornerstone," said Ogireddy. "I know first-hand that Cornerstone has built a world-class team of engineers and technologists. I look forward to leading this team as we elevate our technology strategy into the next phase of innovation growth. Through transformative advancements and technology excellence, we will continue our core mission of helping our customers create work environments that truly inspire employee growth and drive collective success for all."
Prior to joining Cornerstone, Ogireddy served as the CTO of Saba Software, which was acquired by Cornerstone in 2020. He was the driving force behind Saba’s successful transition to a cloud-based talent management business. Before Saba, he served as Vice President of Product Development and Delivery at Coremetrics (an IBM Company) and was a Software Architect at Engineers India Ltd. (EIL). Ogireddy earned a Bachelor’s of Engineering with honors in Mechanical Engineering from BITS, Pilani, and a Master's in Computer Applications from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi.
Cornerstone powers the future-ready workforce with adaptive HR solutions designed to unite technology, data and content and inspire a work environment of growth, agility and success for all. With an AI-powered, skills-forward, experiential system designed for the contemporary workforce, we help organizations modernize their learning and development experience, deliver the most relevant content from anywhere, accelerate talent and career mobility and establish skills as the universal language of growth and success across their business. Cornerstone serves over 6,000 customers and 75M users and is available in 180 countries and 50 languages.
Deaira Irons, Cornerstone, Dirons@csod.com