Joseph Vijayam is the Managing Director of Olive Technology. He earned a B.S. in Computer Science from Biola University, CA, and an MBA in Information Systems from Georgia State University, GA. He serves as the Senior Associate of Technology for the Lausanne Movement and is a member of the Boards of Global Disciples, SIIRG and TENT India (a partner ministry of PI). He has previously served on the boards of Exodus Global Alliance, Global Action and Global Mapping International. Along with his focus on global IT solutions, he has years of experience in Christian ministry around the world. He is an advocate in the Business as Mission movement that is striving to affirm the missional role of business people everywhere and serves on the Advisory Board of BAM Global and the Editorial Board of BusinessasMission.com.
Born in Hyderabad, India, Joseph now lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He and his wife, Suneetha, have just celebrated their 20th wedding anniversary. They live in Colorado Springs, CO, and have four children – Josh (Junior in college), Joey (Freshman in college), Jonah (10th Grade) and Sophie (3rd Grade). They attend Red Rock Church in Colorado Springs where Joey works as an intern in their program for middle school children and Suneetha volunteers to provide child care during services.