Mr. Raghuram Janapa Reddy
Director - Open Innovation, NASSCOM CoE IoT

Raghuram Janapareddy has an overall experience of 29 years in the IT and Manufacturing Industries. He is specialized in scaling up the organization in growth phase. In his long career spanning across multiple years, he is responsible for operational excellence, quality of delivery and managing the strategic and tactical goals. Mr. Raghuram is currently Driving Innovation in Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical, Med-Tech, Health-Tech industries across India. Enabling adoption of IoT, Big Data, Analytics, AI/ML, Robotics, Drones by industry in collaboration with thriving Startup ecosystem in India.

He worked with clients in Automobile, Aeronautics, Oil & Gas, CPG, E&C, Steel, Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Services and Process industries. He has the ability to work with any industry.

Over 16+ years of tenure at SAP, he managed multiple portfolios, including Head of Project Management Group - managing Large Projects in India and Internationally, Head of Supply Chain Practice for India, Program Manager for Supply Chain Center of Excellence at Walldorf-Germany. He was instrumental in establishing SAP’s outsourcing Delivery Centre at Bangalore. He carried out many business process re-engineering and Business Consulting workshops for MNCs. Lead many large SAP Implementation projects globally and within India. Conducted many implementation audits and continuous business improvement projects.

Raghuram managed multicultural and multi location teams of varying sizes up to 500+ across multiple verticals. He is experienced in support functions like HR, finance, administration and quality functions and successfully defended ISO certifications and CMMI accreditation for the delivery centers.