We want to empower engineers to do their best work.

Uplevel began out of frustration with the software engineering status quo. To be effective, we’ve relied on burn-down charts and surveys for too long—and it’s time to change.

We want to accomplish more. We want to celebrate more. Instead of being in a meeting as you’re getting assigned Jira tickets and seeing customer fire drills stack up, we want efficient processes that lead to wins, every single day. Above all, we believe that more effective teams create more innovative products that will delight customers. That’s why we founded Uplevel: to empower engineers to do their best work.

Our founders

Joe Levy

Joe Levy

Chief Executive Officer

David Youssefnia, PhD

David Youssefnia, PhD

Chief Strategy Officer

Ravs Kaur

Ravs Kaur

Chief Technology Officer

Dave Matthews

Dave Matthews

Director of Product Management

The team

Jori Saeger

Jori Saeger

Marketing

Assad Safiullah

Assad Safiullah

Engineering

Stef Schoenmackers, PhD

Stef Schoenmackers, PhD

Data Science

Nicole Stanton

Nicole Stanton

UX Design

Anne Sallaska, PhD

Anne Sallaska, PhD

Data Science

April Bingham

April Bingham

Engineering

Alex Snider

Alex Snider

Engineering

Ejiro Akporobaro

Ejiro Akporobaro

Engineering

Brian Park

Brian Park

Engineering

Anand Loganathan

Anand Loganathan

Engineering

Eric Kuo, PhD

Eric Kuo, PhD

Organizational Science

Nadia Ahmed

Nadia Ahmed

Office Management

Advisors 

      investors

      “By focusing on a platform of transparency and trust, Uplevel stands alone in its ability to help all levels of an engineering team with a broad solution.

      Two of the hardest jobs in a company are the VP of sales and VP of engineering because they are both constantly asked to predict the output of every quarter. While there are ample tools available for the VP of sales, the engineering organization is underserved. This problem is substantial and no company to date has solved it.”

      – Matt Howard, General Partner 
      Norwest Venture Partners

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