Akshay Patel

Director of Engineering
The Action Network

Akshay is the Director of Engineering at The Action Network, and heads up a team that builds word class products in the sports betting analytics space. He has been with the Action Network as the Founding Engineer since 2016, building the team and their products from the ground up, to bring an engaging experience for sports bettors around the world with real time analytics and industry best bet tracking.

He previously worked as a Principal Engineer at Yahoo Sports for 7 years working on building and scaling Yahoo’s Media Platform and building innovative fantasy games. Before working in the Technology and Sports space, Akshay received a B.S. in Computer Engineering from Georgia Tech.