Smruti Patel leads the LEAP and Data Platform engineering organizations at Stripe. LEAP develops strategy and builds tools for cost optimization of our AWS cloud spend, and lowers Stripe's end-to-end latency through performance tuning. And the Data Platform teams host the underlying data warehousing, and the batch/stream processing infrastructure for Stripe’s mission-critical business, while ensuring security, reliability and efficiency.

Prior to that, she led multiple teams at VMware, including backups and disaster recovery. 

Her interests include mentoring and coaching, hiking with her boys, and traveling.

Metrics - a primer, to drive precision, speed, quality & impact
13 Oct 2021 Video

Metrics - a primer, to drive precision, speed, quality & impact

Smruti Patel
Smruti Patel
15 mins
Driving a technical strategy at scale
27 Aug 2021 Article

Driving a technical strategy at scale

Smruti Patel
Smruti Patel
10 mins
Fostering autonomy and trust to lead high-performing teams
09 Jun 2021 Article

Fostering autonomy and trust to lead high-performing teams

Smruti Patel
Smruti Patel
10 mins
On the human side of engineering success
09 Jun 2021 Video

On the human side of engineering success

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07 Apr 2021 13 mins Article
03 Feb 2021 10 mins Article
03 Feb 2021 Video
09 Dec 2020 55 mins Video
Understanding your team’s velocity
Smruti Patel
Smruti Patel
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Kathryn Koehler
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02 Dec 2020 10 mins Article