Vidya Mani is the VP of Engineering at Ripple. With 20 years of experience, Vidya previously led engineering efforts at Braintree/PayPal, where she built and supported its international Payments, Treasury, Fraud and Data platforms. While there, she grew the team from a group of 10 engineers to a team of 90+ people committed to giving customers a more resilient global payments experience. Prior to that, she was a Lead Developer at ThoughtWorks and held engineering roles at Zenith Insurance, Accruent, and NIIT. Throughout her career, Vidya has transformed engineering organizations by refining on call strategies, growing Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) function and improving customer experiences while preserving work/life balance.