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Ambar Prajapati

Senior IT Development Analyst | International Paper | Memphis, Tennessee, United States Ambar Prajapati is an established leader with over two decades of experience executing engineering solutions for global enterprises across multiple industry domains in the USA and India. He holds a master’s degree in Engineering from the University of Memphis, the USA, and a […]

Krishna Chaitanya

Software Engineer | DoorDash | Bellevue, Washington, United States Krishna Gourishetti is a Software Engineer at DoorDash. He has a master’s degree in Computer Engineering from University of California Irvine and over 15 years of experience as a software engineer. In the past, he worked for renowned organizations like Amazon, Deloitte, IBM, and Informatica. In […]

Ayesha Janvekar

Software Engineer Manager | Covius | San Diego, California, United States I am a Manager for Software Engineering team with 8+ years in IT services working on different areas of software development. I completed my bachelors of Engineering in Electronics and communication, following MBA in Marketing and International Business. which drove my interest to pursue […]

Ankur Tiwari

“Thanks for inviting me to participate as a judge for the 9th Annual 2021 CEO World Awards. I had a great time reading the essays and getting to know so much of contribution the CEO community has done in 2020-2021. I look forward to be a part of Globee Awards again the future.” Tech Lead […]

Rahul Vavaldas

“I am Rahul Vavaldas, and I currently work for Science Interactive Group as a Supply Chain Manager. I spent quality time judging for 2022 Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards. I would like to say that I have seen a tremendous effort put by every single entry in showcasing their nomination. I enjoyed learning great […]

Vaidyanathan Ganesa Sankaran

Sr Modernization Architect | Amazon Web Services Inc. | Atlanta, Georgia, United States Vaidyanathan Ganesa Sankaran is a Technology leader in the space of Artificial Intelligence, Legacy Modernization and Cloud Computing. He is also a product innovator building AI based disruptive products. Currently, he helps F500 and Enterprise clients migrate/modernize their legacy footprints to AWS […]

Artem Sutulov

Software Engineer | Revolut | Antalya, Turkey Artem Sutulov is an experienced Full-Stack Software Engineer. He takes pride in providing the best microservices and frontends through his extensive expertise in Java and JavaScript. As a Software Engineer (Backend), his goals are to enhance and develop the best worldwide banking experience at Revolut.

Jayant Kripalani

Security Engineer | Splunk | Melbourne, Victoria, Australia – My career has been focused on Cybersecurity having lived, worked and sold to customers in the world’s biggest global markets in 3 different countries and continents – United States (New York), Australia (Melbourne), India (Mumbai, Bangalore)– Security consulting experience across various industry segments most notably Telecom, Financial Services, Healthcare, […]

Sehul Patel

Project Wastewater Engineer | Arcadis US, Inc. | Richmond, Texas, United States Sehul Patel is an Environmental/Wastewater Engineer with over 13 years of experience in water-wastewater engineering field. He has received a master’s degree in Environmental Engineering from Lamar University. He is a registered professional engineer with the State of Texas and National Council of […]

Emilio José Di Marco

CEO & Founder at | Aument | Miami, Florida, United States Every day, I aim to:• Democratize access to data-driven decisions, for companies of any size. Throughout my career, I’ve been:• Building companies, from a marketplace for bands to a corporate gifts company.• Leading brands, including WeWork, Corona, Stella Artois, and SAP.• Promoting great companies, […]

Saiteja Chatrati

Salesforce Consultant | Slalom | San Jose, California, United States I am currently working as a Salesforce Consultant at Slalom, in San Francisco Bay Area. With more than 5 years of experience, I am helping clients reach their Software goals. As a Salesforce consultant, I help teams build their Customer Service, Marketing, and Sales. I […]

Hemanth Atluri

Software Engineer, MTS | Salesforce Inc. | Dallas, Texas, United States I’m Hemanth Atluri, currently working as Software Engineer for Salesforce Inc, mainly focusing on building software products for non profits organizations and workplaces. Products I develop has business side and importantly it has social impact to help people. Before Salesforce I developed software for […]

Roman Ivanov

Senior Software Engineer | Trevor.io | Berlin, Germany I have almost ten years of experience in it. During this time, I was able to work both on massive projects with more than 100 people in the team and on small ones. My last project had only two people in the team, but that did not […]

Ambika Sashidhar Tirupathi

Senior Global Exports Product Manager | Amazon | Austin, Texas, United States Well-versed Product leader focused on Commercial eCommerce platforms with 12+ years of experience in Product management & Software Development.• Experienced in implementing Processes, leading multiple outcome driven initiatives with global multi-cultural teams, developing Product, Program, Test & Release strategies, and presenting Metrics to […]

Galla Pupel

Business Intelligence Expert – Data Analyst | Pure.metrics | San Francisco, California, United States Galla Pupel is a certified Business Intelligence Expert and Data Analyst. Throughout her professional career, she worked for the most eminent companies in the field of Business Intelligence in France, Canada, and the U.S., where she held extremely significant positions of Business […]

Mohan Krishna Mangamuri

Sr. Application Architect | Health Care Service Corporation | Chicago, Illinois, United States I am Mohan Krishna Mangamuri, working as Sr.Application Architect in Health Care Information Technology domain in the United States. I have a masters degree in information technology management from UT Dallas and a bachelors degree in Computer Science Engineering. I have 13 […]

Kumar Abhishek

Machine Learning Engineer | Expedia | Seattle, Washington, United States Kumar Abhishek works as a Machine Learning Engineer for Expedia, leading efforts on fraud detection, and prevention. He uses machine learning and Natural Language Processing models for risk analysis and fraud detection for various Expedia brands.He has worked as a Software Engineer for Microsoft on […]

Navneet Gupta

Co-Founder & CTO | Verita Software, LLC | Middletown, New York City Metropolitan Area, United States Navneet Gupta is a proven IT leader with over two decades of industry experience. He is working currently as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) at a leading medical practice in New York spread across 22 locations for providing healthcare […]

Poonam Garg

Vice President – Director Of Engineering | U.S. Bank | Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States Poonam Garg is a technologist seasoned leader, working as Director of Engineer – Vice President at U.S. Bank. Poonam has spearheaded cultural transformation around DevOps at U.S. Bank through an agile and collaborative approach to digital transformation and software development. Poonam […]

Prasanna Venkatesh

Co-founder & CEO | Metricsbird | San Francisco, California, United States In 2002, I was restless seeing how technology was changing the world around us. I started my first business in my hostel room back in 2002. If someone had to buy a branded computer, they had to pay the premium price. So me and […]

Artem Gogin

Data Engineer | GridDynamics | San Ramon, California, United States I have 6 years of experience working in largest companies of Russia and USA. I’m an expert in big data, data science and artificial intelligence. I’ve led a number of projects involved analysis of terabytes of clients’ activity data per day. Besides from that, I’ve […]

Divyaansh Anuj

Co-founder | Introbot | Palo Alto, California, United States I’m working on Introbot – a BOT that makes INTROs. It’s a WhatsApp chatbot that understands your professional interests and accordingly introduces you to relevant people. We’ve raised preseed and are working with ~100 startup communities with 3500 founders, investors, and talent between whom we make […]

Ashok Kumar Gujju

Founding Lead Engineer | Metricsbird Inc. | Bengaluru, Karnataka, India Started my career as a Software Intern at Idea Bubbles, I was one of their first hires. Over the next 3.5 years I have built their two products from scratch. Next I joined ChatPay(Pitstop), rewrote all their existing apps from scratch for better performance and […]

Sandeep Singh

Data Scientist | Amazon Web Services | Seattle, Washington, United States An adept Data Scientist and Computer Science Engineer, with exceptional leadership qualities, passionate about AI/ML systems design, Cloud Enablement, and helping businesses innovate by building cutting-edge AI/ML production-readysolutions. I have 15+ years of a strong background in R&D, mission-critical system design, end-to-end solutiondevelopment, and […]

Stepanov Dmitrii

Software Architect | ABC Solutions | Yekaterinburg, Sverdlovsk, Russia 10+ years of experience in full software development life cycle including architecture, design, prototyping, implementation, and maintenance. Mostly using Java and Python. Skilled in building of scalable systems and microservices. Have experience in data analysis and data science, R&D department management and project management.

Deepak Dasaratha Rao

Consultant | Infosys Ltd. | Plano, Texas, United States Deepak Dasaratha Rao is a technologist with 25 years experience in software R&D and worked for large product companies. He has experience in software R&D and developed for Embedded Systems, Smartphone platforms, Data Wireless Communication, IoT, Connected Vehicle Telematics, Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Connected Healthcare, Bio-medical, Wearable […]

Menghan Ding

Senior Data Scientist | Abbott Laboratories | Lake Forest, Illinois, United States Menghan Ding has been a senior data scientist at Abbott since 2019, working in the Software R&D division under the Core Diagnostics business. Prior to Abbott, she worked as a data scientist at AIG and accumulated more than 5 years of experience in […]

Abhishek Sinha

I am Abhishek Sinha working with Accenture LLP and have helped as a judge in the IT World Awards.  Judging was a humbling experience and a total revelation to see so many great ideas being transformed to a final product or a service offering. The entire experience gave me clues into the real business problems […]

Josephine Kant

“As Global Program Manager for Google for Startups, I help entrepreneurs around the world build their business. It was a pleasure to judge the Golden Bridge Business & Innovation Globee Awards this year, and I was particularly impressed by the quality of the applications. Using my business expertise to evaluate the work of others has […]

Mohsin Ali Khan

Principal Database Administrator | UnitedHealth Group – WellMed | San Antonio, Texas, United States Mohsin is a database expert with a decade of professional experience as a database administrator and architect. He works as a principal database administrator for one of the world’s most prominent healthcare organizations. In addition, he has a master’s degree in […]

Pranav Bhanushali

“My name is Pranav Bhanushali. I am Physical Therapist Primary Care Clinician working for Sutter Health . I feel honored to serve as judge in Globee awards. Thanks to the Globee awards for giving me this wonderful oppurtunity. I am very much impressed by the nominations submitted and there achievements and service during pandemic. I […]

Sri Raghu Kishore Pusapati

“The opportunity to judge entries submitted in various categories gave us a unique opportunity to witness tremendous progress happening in the fields of Cyber security , IT Support, Customer services and many other areas of technology. Judging these submissions utilizing all my personal experience and expertise is very fulfilling . With gratitude, I would like […]

Parameswara Rao Kandregula

“It has been great experience knowing about all the awesome products, people and services. It gives great 360 view of the IT landscape and how latest technologies are being used to solve all types of real world problems. It also provides insights into the IT areas where the innovation is pushing boundaries and competition is […]

Lina Jakučionienė

There is a great honor to serve as a judge for the CEO World Awards and Golden Bridge Awards. I am glad that my professional experience and knowledge in communication, marketing, business and academia have been useful. I found it remarkably interesting to observe how communication creates value for organizations, what solutions are applied in […]

Sudipta Kumar Ghosh

Director, Software Engineering | Capital One | Elk Grove Village, Illinois, United States Experienced leader and technology business partner adept in implementing solutions aligned with digital and mobile first growth strategies. Leading fast-paced, dynamic teams of engineers and product managers to design next generation card originations that drive efficiency, profitability and exceptional customer experiences. Leveraging […]

James Sykes

Head of Engineering Division (former) | Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation (former) | Nagoya, Aichi, Japan James Sykes is an experienced Aerospace Engineering Executive with more than 25 years of experience in new aircraft product development, Business Jets and Commercial Aircraft. He is looking to volunteer his time to help mentor the next generation. James Sykes was […]

Mindy Eardley

Director of Communications | ARIIX | Salt Lake City, Utah, United States With a diverse background in creative copywriting, project management, curriculum development, and training, I’m an award-winning marketing junkie who loves connecting people with their passions through words. Taking an idea from a creative concept to a larger-than-life reality is my jam.The bulk of […]

Chiranjeevi Aradhya

Sr Software Engineer | Collins Aerospace | Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States Sr Software Engineer (Avionics), SAFe SM, SAFe POPM, SAE / IEEE Member | Collins Aerospace, Iowa, United States Software professional with over 16 years of experience in analysis, software design, coding, integration, verification and validation of real-time embedded systems in Avionics domain. Results-driven […]

Sharada Tyagi

Data Governance Analyst II | Republic Services Inc. | Scottsdale, Arizona, United States My name is Sharada Tyagi and I am a Sr. Cloud Data Engineer with over thirteen plus years of experience in building, maintaining and supporting data frameworks for enterprise data activities.  I have in-depth knowledge and experience working in the role of Sr Cloud […]

Lakshmana Rao Koppada

Sr Software Engineer | TeqTron Inc. Client: Google LLC | Livermore, California, United States Served as an VP Education in Toastmasters. Reported to Executive Directors @ Intarcia Therapitics organization.10 + Years solid experience in CMMS/Enterprise Asset Management and worked in Maximo 6.x,7.1,7.5,7.6 versions.Responsible for gathering Requirements, solution Design and developing Industry standard business process workflow […]

Prashant Tyagi

“My name is Prashant Tyagi and I am a Technical Project Manager at Intraedge Inc. Serving as a judge for the Globee – Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards is a wonderful opportunity to see how first-hand technical solutions are solving the challenges, problems and vulnerabilities in the realm of cybersecurity, while also empowering you […]

Astha Bhatia Reddy

Clinical Research Scientist | Bristol Myers Squibb | Summit, New Jersey, United States I am a dentist (4 years patient care experience in India), and have a Master in public health from a reputed US school. I work as a clinical research scientist on clinical trials for hematology-oncology indications. A clinical study that I was […]

Amr Heikal

Operation Coordinator | Baker Hughes | Al Ahmadi, Kuwait I am, a fellow at the Royal society of Chemistry in UK and full member at Sigma Xi Scientific Society in USA. I have many awards and publications. I enjoy to be part of successful team. During my past 27 years working with SLB / Halliburton […]

Subin Thayyile Kandy

Senior Product Security Engineer | Salesforce | Bear, Delaware, United States Security professional with over a decade of experience in roles as Builders (secure application developer), Breakers (penetration tester) and Defenders (application security) in the banking and finance security industry. Application Security and Penetration testing – Application security– Penetration Testing– Vulnerability assessment– Secure code reviews, […]

Paramaguru Prakash

IT Manager | Boeing Distribution Services Inc. (parent company The Boeing Company) | Miami, Florida, USA 17 years of IT Services and IT Consulting experience with focus on leading Customer facing applications. As a thought leader with strong IT experience I had leveraged technology to enable Customer-centric innovation. Embraced Agile operating model to Capture more […]

Sunil Tanuku

Vice President of Delivery, Technology and Business Services | GalaxE Solutions Inc. | Somerset, New Jersey, USA Accomplished Senior Executive with 15+ years of experience driving strategic business processes, technology transformation, and change management across LATAM, ASPAC, EMEA and NA. Leader of integration of unique business requirements and IT solutions to drive business tactical and […]

Himanshukumar V Patel

Senior Process Engineer | Bechtel Corporation (Oil, Gas and Chemicals) | Houston, Texas, USA Himanshu Patel is an experienced Process Engineer working in the oil & energy industry. Skilled in Pro II, Gas, Petroleum, Gas Processing, and Process Engineering, he is an engineering professional with a Master’s degree in Engineering focused on Chemical Engineering from […]

Sudheer Reddy

Director, Local Safety Management | Bayer | Whippany, New Jersey, United States I am a Pharmacist with a Master of Public Health. In addition, I am also a Certified Six Sigma Black Belt and an Innovation Coach. As a Director at Bayer Healthcare, I am responsible for ensuring patient safety of the pharmaceuticals and over […]

Dr. Ambika Hanchate

“My name is Ambika Hanchate from Karnataka ,India. Being the executive director of JMF front line I am glad to be a part of the judging of the disruptor award. From the past of many years I contributed my work time to effectively assigning for the different categories nominees for their achievements as I have […]

Sanjeev Kumar

SAP Lead Consultant – Solution Architect | GyanSys Inc. | Carmel, Indiana, USA Sanjeev is a senior SAP professional with 15+ years of rich experience in the implementation, operation, and support of business technology. He has lead multi-cultured project teams in different roles providing SAP technology solution expertise and strategic direction. A proven ability in […]

Megha Gupta

Senior Systems Analyst | Starbucks Coffee Company | Seattle, Washington, USA Megha Gupta has 12+ years of IT experience in Oracle E-Business Suite ERP, Payment Systems & Indirect Procurement Systems. Excels at collaborating in a matrixed, cross-functional environment with fluid priorities and building consensus as a thought leader and recognized subject matter expert (SME). Outstanding […]

Brenda Christensen

CEO | Stellar Public Relations, Inc. | Cape Coral, Florida, USA Brenda Christensen is CEO of Stellar Public Relations, a world leader in public relations, investor relations, branding, funding and corporate guidance with direct attributable growth worth over millions of dollars. Ms. Christensen currently serves as an adviser on private boards in North America, and […]

Haitham Ahmed

“I am so happy to Join Cyber Security Global Excellence Awards as Judge. My congratulation to all winners in 2021.” CEO | Life and Success Magazine | London, United Kingdom Haitham is CEO Of London Academy Of Online Education, CEO European Alliance Of Certified Academies, , CEO Of Life And Success Magazine , Founder Of […]

2020 Judges
Taylor Moon | Director of Content | International Cruise & Excursions, Inc. (ICE) | SCOTTSDALE, Arizona, United States | |
Brandon Ring | Senior Marketing & Communications Coordinator | Smith & Burgess: Process Safety Consultants | Houston, Texas, United States | |
Anjali Chugh | President | Cosmique Global Inc | New York, New York, United States | |
Satishkumar Boguda | Software Engineer | Applexus Technologies | Sandiego, California, United States | |
Nikhil Kumar Nigam | Associate Director | Amity Education Group (Amity University) | Delhi, Delhi, India | |
Dipesh Dasadia | | TRANSIT ELECTRONICS LIMITED | SURAT, Gujarat, India | |
Ciara Hautau | Lead Digital Marketing Strategist | Fueled | NEW YORK, New York, United States | |
Mariette Snyman | Director of Marketing | Tricentis | Sydney, New South Wales, Australia | |
Abbas Shahid Baqir | Managing Director | Student Shelter In Computers | Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan | Education and Training | Abbas Shahid Baqir is a technology visionary and computer security specialist who thrives on solving complex problems. Abbas is an industry-recognized security expert with over 15 years of hands-on experience. His career is highlighted on starting and creating new companies, organizations and products. He loves creating new entities and discovering creative ways of solving complex problems. Abbas responded to numerous sophisticated cyber intrusions into corporate networks. Abbas worked with corporate and governmental victims to find and eradicate intrusions in their networks, mitigate data loss, and implement cyber best practices to ensure victim networks were more resilient to attacks. Abbas managed a team of highly skilled Special Agents, Intelligence Analysts, and Forensic Examiners conducting global investigations. Criminal and National Security Hackers repeatedly target telecommunication infrastructure for the purpose of financial gain or hostile intelligence gathering. Abbas worked closely with partners in the telecommunication industry to identify malware and hacking techniques responsible for the breaches, locate the individuals responsible, and secure the victims against additional loss. Abbas supervised multiple investigations into the compromise of banking and securities trading computer systems. He combined host and network forensics in addition to innovative intelligence operations to identify and neutralize threat actors both domestically and internationally.
Christina Payne | Vice President, Human Resources & Corporate Relations | Precise Systems | Lexington Park, Maryland, United States | |
Judy Shelton | Vice President | Samson | , California, United States | |
Allison Plattsmier | | Jordan Thomas Foundation | Nashville, Tennessee, United States | |
Praveen Kotturu | Director | KPMG | Montvale, New Jersey, United States | |
Dominique Pena | System Administrator | Panda Restaurant Group | Rosemead, California, United States | |
Asli Tas Kayabas | Clinical Psychologist, Awards Consultant | Kuzey Academy | , , Turkey | |
Rosemary Tambini | Director of Multimedia Marketing | Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, United States | Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Health Products & Services | After graduating from Stony Brook University in 2017, I pursued a job that involved writing and media. After months of interviewing at several companies and not finding where I belonged, I decided to reach out to local organizations, showcasing my academic knowledge and appetite to learn. The one individual who reached back out to me via phone is now my General Manager and the Executive Vice President of Makers Nutrition, Steve Finnegan. There now almost three years, I have come a long way. I started at the company’s first ever media coordinator, putting to use my social media and writing skills. Last year I was proudly promoted to Director of Multimedia Marketing. I have found my work family and yes, exactly where I belong. I have learned so much from Steve and CEO Jason Provenzano about not only the vitamin and supplement industry, but the art of manufacturing and beauty in customer service. I have so much respect for Makers Nutrition and would be happy to help guide and recognize our peers in the 2020 Pillar World Awards.
Haitham Ahmed | Teacher and CEO | London Academy Of Online Education | London , London, United Kingdom | Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations | Haitham is a Director, CEO, Public Speaker, YouTuber , Awards Judge , Career Coach, Executive Coach, Time Management Coach, NLP Trainer, Holistic Marketer, Human Resources Consultant, Instructor, teacher and Manager. Haitham got a Bachelor of Bio-Chemistry from Ain Shams University in Egypt, M.I.B. (Master of International Business ) from the University of Vaasa in Finland and more than 70 diplomas and certificates in English, Finance, Human Resources, Leadership, Management, Neuropsychology, Psychology of Sales, Online Marketing, CBT, NLP, Coaching, Mentoring, Green Six Sigma, lean management, Minitab and others from global Institutes all over the world. Regarded to Awards: Haitham won Runner Up Award for Learner of the year 2017 from Centre Of Excellence and also received Highly Commended Award for Learner of the year 2018 from COE. He was nominated for NLP in Research Award (2019). In 2020, Haitham was nominated for several global awards, such as The English Asian Business Awards, French American Entrepreneurship Awards, Global Excellence Awards, the Entrepreneurship World Cup, the NLP in Education Award, and the NLP in Research Award.
Swaroop Oggu | Technology Advocate | Halcyon Solutions | edison, New Jersey, United States | Information Technology Software | My name is Swaroop Oggu , I am a Data Analytics consultant with over 15 yrs of experience in building complex Analytics solutions primarily on the cloud, I live in NJ. Listed below are some of my most recent accomplishments Selected as an Expert Panel member on Cloud Computing and Big Data by Cloud Credential Council (https://www.cloudcredential.org/partners/expert-panel-program/) Invited and acted as Judge for various hackathons. Most recent one being (https://vmed2020.devpost.com/) Collaborating with Startups for Technology recommendations and Product evaluation Regards Swaroop
Aakash Chhablani | Associate Director/Manager | Deloitte | San Jose, California, United States | Consulting | I am Aakash Chhablani. I have been a judge at other categories for Stevie Awards – Consumer Awards, Emerging Startup etc. and have extensive experience in judging different categories. Also contributed scholarly articles at leading publications such as International Journal of Management and Engineering. American Journal of Computer Architecture. I am a Management Consultant with Deloitte Consulting and have an extensive experience of 10+ years working with CxOs across various TMT and FSI clients.
Heena Bulchandani | Senior Specialist – Training and Development | DEWA | Dubai, , United Arab Emirates | Non-Profit or Government Organizations | Global Award winning, Certified Human Resource Management Professional (HRMP) from SHRM, EFQM certified and experienced, confident and result oriented international HR Practitioner, trainer, educator and assessor with proven leadership skills and business acumen. Highly experienced with extensive knowledge in Strategic Human Resource Management functions, and a diverse educational background, and blessed with natural ability to learn and innovate. Functions well as strategic partner, change agent and employee champion; have required tools and personality to meet any type of challenges in private and public sectors. Fully understands the values and tenets of HR that drive organizations. Participation as an Assessor  Team Leader / Assessor with Dubai Human Development Award since 2013.  Team Leader UAE Innovation Award since 2017.  Assessor for Knowledge Management Award since 2013 onwards.  Assessor for Emirates Women Award 2013 & 2014 and 2019 cycle.  Judge for various Stevie Awards – Preliminary judge in 8th International Business Awards 2011, Stevie Awards for Women in Business 2011 to 2014, The American Business Awards 2012 and Final judging committee member, International Stevie Awards.
Sunil Tanuku | Vice President of Delivery, Technology & Business Services | GalaxE Solutions Inc. | Somerset, New Jersey, United States | Engineering and Technology | Accomplished Senior Executive with 15+ years of experience driving strategic business processes, technology transformation, and change management across LATAM, ASPAC, EMEA and NA. Leader of integration of unique business requirements and IT solutions to drive business tactical and strategy roadmap that raise an organization’s market value. Successfully led cross-functional offshore/onshore project teams to deliver enterprise software solutions. Managed multiple key work streams of multi-million-dollar international portfolios for Fortune 100 clients catering to healthcare, insurance, PBM, real estate franchising, property and travel, e-commerce business processes, financial services, and high-tech domains. Deep understanding of PM best practices from both Scrum, Agile and Waterfall methodologies. Ability to combine strong business acumen, extensive technical experience and effective communication skills at all levels to partner with the business on aligning people, process and technology with corporate goals to deliver cost effective solutions. Brings a global mindset with extensive experience of working internationally and building integrated, high performing global teams.
Gokul R Anandayuvaraj | Director / CEO | VINVELI Automated Systems P Ltd | Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India | Aerospace & Defense | Gokul is an entrepreneur, tech innovator and angel investor. He’s always looking out for opportunities to take on new challenges. Some of his past endeavours include creating “Rockinfrnz” as a very young age, a content-sharing platform that attracted over 3 million hits at its peak and, later a stint as a software innovator at the Satellite Design Lab (SDL), UT Austin where he worked on breakthrough software for satellites in collaboration with other engineers. His experience at SDL included working with many industry leaders, most notably NASA JSC, NASA JPL, and US Airforce Research Labs for flight missions. His latest project, VINVELI, is a company that he founded which is aimed at offering cutting-edge infrastructure for futuristic logistical solutions using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs). He founded VINVELI with his friends in USA and has since moved the business to be based out of India to expand to European market and other countries. VINVELI currently supplies state-of-the-art UAV systems to the Government of India customers for defence purposes. Additionally, Gokul is a member of the coveted Forbes Business Council.
Himanshukumar Patel | Sr. Process Engineer | Bechtel Corporation (Oil, Gas and Chemicals) | Houston, Texas, United States | |
Sanjeev Kumar | SAP Lead Consultant / Solution Architect | GyanSys Inc | Carmel, Indiana, United States | Consulting | Sanjeev is a senior SAP professional with 15+ years of rich experience in the implementation, operation, and support of business technology. He has lead multi-cultured project teams in different roles providing SAP technology solution expertise and strategic direction. A proven ability in managing and delivering large scale complex Greenfield and Brownfield Implementations, Support and Upgrade SAP projects across multiple industries – Automotive, Energy, Manufacturing, Oil & Gas, and Facilities Management Services. Expertise in designing and delivering SAP technology solutions – SAP Data Analytics, BPC, Data Integration and Migration from SAP/Non-SAP systems( BW7.5onHANA, BW4HANA), SAP Analytics Cloud, SAP Lumira, SAP BO, S4 Embedded Analytics and ABAP across multi-functional domains – SAP PM, SD, FI, MM, and HR.
Astha Bhatia | Clinical Research Scientist | Bristol Myers Squibb | Summit , New Jersey, United States | Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Health Products & Services | I am a dentist (4 years patient care experience in India), and have a Master in public health from a reputed US school. I work as a clinical research scientist on clinical trials for hematology-oncology indications. A clinical study that I was the lead scientist for, led to FDA and global approval for a new chemo-free regimen for patients of relapsed lymphoma. At present, I am the lead scientist a clinical trial for a novel compound being developed for patients with relapsed Lymphoma. Also, I recently featured on an international podcast for COVID 19 which was a global hit with multiple viewer reviews. I also worked in a county health department (Bloomfield health department) during my internship while pursuing my MPH, and I worked with the health educator on a childhood obesity project for the community (an area of concern facing the country at this time). I am the marketing head (volunteer position) of an Indian- American cultural society based in NJ. I am interested in being a judge for 5th Annual 2020 Pillar World Awards, and I am confident that based on my vast experience and expertise, I will be able to do great justice to the judgement process.
Sudheer Reddy | Director, Local Safety Management | Bayer | Whippany, New Jersey, United States | Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Health Products & Services | I am a Pharmacist with a Master of Public Health. In addition, I am also a Certified Six Sigma Black Belt and an Innovation Coach. As a Director at Bayer Healthcare, I am responsible for ensuring patient safety of the pharmaceuticals and over the counter products marketed by the company. In this role, I also lead research and safety assessments of new products the company wishes to bring to the market. In the past few years, I have brought many innovations to our processes at Bayer that were game changers using technology. I am interested in judging 5th Annual 2020 Pillar World Awards. With the above mentioned background, I can certainly help providing my expert opinion in many areas of business such as healthcare, leadership, management, innovation and new technologies.
Megha Gupta | Senior Systems Analyst | Starbucks Coffee Company | , , United States | Information Technology Services | 12+ years of IT experience in Oracle E-Business Suite ERP, Payment Systems & Indirect Procurement Systems. Excels at collaborating in a matrixed, cross-functional environment with fluid priorities and building consensus as a thought leader and recognized subject matter expert (SME). Outstanding communication skills, leadership ability & business acumen. Solution Designing | Customizations | Configurations | Scalable Solution | Critical Thinking | Business Onboarding Innovative | Continuous Improvement | Performance Management | Integrations
Paramaguru Prakash | IT Manager | Boeing Distribution Services Inc. parent company “The Boeing Company” | Pembroke Pines, Florida, United States | Information Technology Services | Paramaguru Prakash, IT Manager | Boeing Distribution Services Inc. parent company “The Boeing Company” | Miami, Florida, United States | Information Technology | Industry: Aerospace and Experience: 17 years of IT Services and IT Consulting experience with focus on leading Customer facing applications. As a thought leader with strong IT experience I had leveraged technology to enable Customer-centric innovation. Embraced Agile operating model to Capture more Value and had Improved Positive Customer Experience. Used Data-Driven insights to collaborate with Stakeholders and Cross-Functional teams to drive business growth. Adopted Continuous improvement mindset, improved product quality and reduced Total Cost of Ownership. Enabled Digital Transformation, Business process automation at basic levels to increase seamless integration. Created Value by understanding existing business models, identifying gaps and proposing breakthrough ideas. If you would like to connect with me, go to https://www.linkedin.com/in/paramaguruprakash/
Nishant Ranka | Senior Product Manager | Google Inc | Mountain View, California, United States | Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet | Nishant Ranka is a senior product manager at Google. Nishant specializes in building products that bring together AI and ML based techniques with classic information retrieval & personalization techniques to provide user understanding and control. Over the last 5 years, Nishant has spearheaded large improvements at Google in personalization and information retrieval systems across Google Ads and Google Search, including the launch of Google Events, and Google Discover – a new content curation app used by over 800 Million users across the world. Nishant has been regularly featured for his product work. Nishant holds an MBA with honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and bachelors in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi.
Ambar Prajapati | Lead Development Analyst | International Paper | Memphis, Tennessee, United States | |