Kumar is co-founder of Sumo Logic, leading the business’s innovation in engineering a cloud-native, scalable analytics platform since 2010. Prior to Sumo Logic, Kumar was instrumental in designing and building the data analysis infrastructure for Mint.com (acquired by Intuit). Kumar also served at ArcSight from 2001 to 2008, where as Director of Engineering he supervised teams responsible for correlation, analytics and compliance solutions deployed on ArcSight ESM and Logger products. Kumar holds several patents, including methods to automatically mine security attacks from raw event data, as well as to identify patterns across network security systems. Kumar received his M.S. in Computer Science from Columbia University and B.S. in Computer Science from IIT Kharagpur.