Varnith Chordia is a data scientist whose focus is in natural language processing - information extraction, language modeling, language generation - Bayesian statistics and machine learning. Prior to joining PARC, Varnith worked for a Bay Area startup which was focused on building conversational AI products. His work included building machine learning models and deploying them on production. He also worked with Exl Services, where he worked on building risk models and statistical metrics around them for a top US bank. Varnith received a Masters degree in Statistics from Rutgers University and a Bachelors degree in Engineering from Anna University. When not working, he may be rock climbing at a gym or playing basketball.