Senior Analyst, Lux Research
As a Senior Analyst at Lux Research, Shriram leads the Industrial Big Data & Analytics team. He brings nearly 20 years of experience spanning technology development, business strategy and operations. Shriram has led cross-functional teams on multi-million dollar projects and has helped senior management develop a comprehensive understanding of new business opportunities in several emerging technology areas such as artificial intelligence, robotics, wearables, Internet of Things (IOT), healthcare, clean energy and advanced materials. He has negotiated alliances, identified and conducted due diligence on acquisition targets, and developed strategies for growing into new geographical markets. In addition, he has helped accelerate innovation within companies by establishing frameworks for lean innovation and design thinking.
Prior to joining Lux, Shriram founded his own company to develop and commercialize IOT/wearable products to address needs in the healthcare sector. In addition to developing business growth strategy for his company, he also established detailed blueprints for sensor deployment and data analytics. Before that, he held positions at Cornell University, United Technologies and Evonik Corporation.
Shriram obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota.