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Rajesh Menon
Rajesh Menon Associate Director, Systems Engineering

Rajesh is an Associate Director, Systems Engineering on the Affordable Electrification team. Rajesh has close to 20 years of work experience across a variety of sectors and types of institutions. Prior to Sidewalk Labs, one of his most notable experiences was working on a rural electrification project out of Columbia University and the Earth Institute.

Rajesh is an Associate Director, Systems Engineering on the Affordable Electrification team. Rajesh has close to 20 years of work experience across a variety of sectors and types of institutions. Prior to Sidewalk Labs, one of his most notable experiences was working on a rural electrification project out of Columbia University and the Earth Institute.

During this time, Rajesh was responsible for the development of software systems that managed Prepaid/PAYG electric services delivered through solar microgrids and deployed in remote, off-grid communities in the developing World. This exciting work was eventually spun off into a startup where Rajesh served as the cofounder and CEO/CTO.

Rajesh has a MS in Computer Science from NYU, Courant Institute and a BE in Electronics Engineering from the University of Mumbai, D.J. Sanghvi College of Engineering. A native of Mumbai, he has lived in Al-Khobar, Houston and New York. He currently resides in New Jersey with his wife and two kids.