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Subram Natarajan

Subram Natarajan

Subram, as the CTO, leads the technology mandate for IBM India/South Asia. Along with a team of Deep Technology experts he drives IBM’s Platform conversations around Cloud and Cognitive with Enterprises, ISV's, Developers, and Startups. Heis responsible for all technical engagements with key customers in the region in helping them address their IT and Business challenges.

In the recent past, he was leading the Industry Solutions team and the client center teams for IBM in India and South Asia.In this role, he helped develop key architectural patterns and drove industry adoption of cutting edge domain specific solutions.

Subram has been with IBM for the past 20+ years serving various roles. Apart from industry solution group, he held various roles in the past. He was the leader for the Technical Sales function of Systems Hardware group where he was responsible for providing innovative hardware solutions to customers.Prior to this he led the Technical computing group and was responsible for the fast-growing segment’s business development and sales.

In an earlier role, Subram was the Solutions Architect for ASEAN and Asia Pacific division.Until, 2005, he was based out of Beaverton, Oregon, USA, where he led various product development teams for the SAN file system, storage and database. Apart from IBM, his 25+ years of industry experience includes leading various engineering teams with Procter & Gamble and Informix. He holds a master’s degree in industrial engineering from McGill University, Canada.