Dr. Satya Ramaswamy is a Vice President and the global head of the Digital Enterprise Unit in Tata Consultancy Services. He leads the worldwide organization within Tata Consultancy Services that is helping customers with Digital Reimagination™ which is about reimagining business models, products and services, customer segments, channels, business processes and workplaces by leveraging the Digital Five Forces: Mobility, Big Data, Social Media, Cloud, as well as Artificial Intelligence and Robotics. Of particular interest to him is the intersection of digital and physical, where digital tools can be deployed to improve customer experience and organizational performance in physical settings, particularly using IoT technologies.
Dr. Satya has more than 22 years of experience in digital technologies. He has contributed to the mobile industry from the days of the earliest digital phones to today’s application rich smartphones. Post his doctoral work in Distributed Computing, he has followed advances in this field and was one of the early commercial users of the Hadoop Big Data platform in Silicon Valley in the 2008-2009 time frame. Dr. Satya’s industry experience spans engineering, product management, strategy consulting and global organizational leadership. He has done two successful startup companies in the mobile application and Big Data spaces. His counsel is sought-after by clients in multiple industries across North America, Europe, Latin America, Japan, and Asia-Pacific. He has been quoted by media across the world on the evolution and impact of digital technologies on the modern day enterprise and has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Harvard Business Review, Financial Times, Fortune, Singapore Business Times, CIO.com, The Telegraph UK, Forbes, and several industry publications.
Dr. Satya has 10 granted US patents to his credit. He has a Ph.D in Distributed Computing from the Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai and an MBA in Marketing and Analytical Consulting from the Kellogg School of Management, Chicago. He is based out of the TCS Digital Reimagination Studio in Santa Clara, California.