Former CEO, Fireclick
Ram has over 30 years experience in engineering and marketing management over a spectrum of high technology companies (Enterprise, B2B, B2C) across multiple segments (Big Data, Analytics, IoT, Second Screen etc.) He was the founding CEO of Fireclick which was acquired by Digital River. Previously he was a member of the executive team at RightPoint (acquired by E.piphany), Red Brick Systems (IPO), Informix, and Hewlett-Packard. He is a Venture Partner at Wellington-Partners and the Chair of the Steering Committee for GSVA (German Silicon Valley Accelerator).
Ram’s technical intuition allows him to cut through technology and focus on business challenges crying for elegant solutions. His penchant for solving gnarly business challenges brings multi-disciplined teams together rapidly. Ram focuses on delivering results with a unique blend of intuition, discipline and creativity. Ram has post graduate degrees from UCSB and Indian Institute of Science with a bachelors from NITK (National Institute of Technology, Karnataka).