Ram is a Technology Executive with over 20 years of experience in defining technology and innovation across industries. He has consulted as an advisor to several Fortune 100 organizations on leveraging innovation and technology to deliver measurable business value. He has worked with top global consulting services firms managing innovation hubs and digital studios, building Cloud, IoT and Analytics centers-of-excellence to help a broad list of clients adopt cutting-edge technology trends to solve real business problems. Ram is a frequent speaker at industry events, trade shows and professional community events on topics like Innovation, Edge Computing and AI/Analytics. He has also served as a technical advisor to multiple start-ups in domains such as commodity transportation, robotics, unmanned aerial vehicles etc. He currently lives in Houston with his wife and 2 kids.