Techno-Biz R&D Leader, Ex-Microsoft, Ex-Jio, Product Mgmt, Analytics, AI, IoT, Digital Transformation Coach & Author
An Techno-Biz Leader with 21+yrs experience leading multinational organizations (NICE, MICROSOFT & RELIANCE JIO) in Digital Transformation, Product Management, Large-Scale Development, Big Data Analytics, Advertising, Social, Media, Cloud, Mobility, Quality, setting up and managing Large GIC (Global Inhouse Centres) in India, Global sustainable teams, leading & growing business globally & delivering innovative results consistently.
Unique mix of Technology, Business, Analytics, Management, Execution and People.
An recognized leader in the field of Analytics, Digital Advertising, Software Engineering, User Experience, Product Management & Process Excellence community. Frequently speak at international conferences, business schools & engg colleges on these topics. Have authored and published 2 books in USA.
Setup GIC (Global In-House Center) for NICE in Pune (0 to 509 employees in 17 months). Built 4 Large R&D teams delivering innovation in Large Scale Big Data Analytics.
Prior to NICE, I worked at Reliance Jio as Vice President & Head of Big Data Analytics, Advertising Business and Social Media Monitoring, Product Management, provide end-to-end analytics and build new age Monetization techniques that deliver value to advertisers and users.
Prior to Jio, worked at Microsoft for 13+ yrs – Leading large global teams delivering very large scale engineering products like Outlook, OWA, Bing, Hotmail, MSN, Advertising, Analytics, that enable billions of people across the globe to realize their full potential. I provided techno-biz leadership for MS-Verizon and MS-Yahoo! partnerships.
As Director of Engineering, led formation and building of Microsoft R&D center in Bangalore, onboarded 120 Y! engineers and blended them in MS culture and delivered multiple large global product releases successfully entirely from Bangalore.