Ram Shanmugam is the founder and CEO of AutonomIQ. Previously he was the founder and CEO of appOrbit and has over 15 years of product and engineering leadership experience at several technology companies like SunGard, Cisco, HP etc. Ram splits his time between India and the US, and enjoys running, cycling and helping mentor other startup founders.
Raj Rao founded AutonomIQ with Ram, and is currently the CSO responsible for strategy, partnerships and solutions. Previously Raj spent over two decades in senior product and business leadership roles at companies like CA Technologies, SAP, Oracle etc. Outside work, Raj is an avid fan of professional basketball and football and enjoys mentoring young leaders.
Jim Whitehead brings over 25 years of experience as a software engineering and artificial intelligence researcher to his role at AutonomIQ. In software engineering, he performed early research using machine learning techniques to predict whether commits are buggy (just in time bug prediction). His computer games research focuses on artificial intelligence techniques for creating computer game content (procedural content generation). The unique synergies between computer games and software engineering research drive many research insights at AutonomIQ.
Dawn Chung comes to AutoomIQ with over two decades of experiences in technology services. In addition to her passion for delighting our customers, you will find her traveling and exploring the beautiful nature around her.
Subash Nambiar joined AutonomIQ as VP of Asia Pacific & Japan responsible for APJ business. Previously he was VP of Oracle, ANZ and held multiple leadership roles in leading IT companies like Oracle, IBM, PTC, LG Soft etc. for the past 20+ years.
Outside of work, you can find Subash travelling , playing golf, and coaching/mentoring for Opportunities Australia, a non-profit organization.
Puneet is B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IITD), 2004 . He has extensive experience in Software Development and Management with specialisation in building highly available and scalable software systems. He has architected and designed some of highly available and performant systems for the demand side platform in AdTech domain which serves billions of requests in a day using modern architectural techniques.
When he is able to find some free time, he enjoys playing his guitar, going for a swim , and watches European Football Matches.
He initially joined AutonomIQ as the Founding Engineer and continues to lead the product initiative and now works closely with customers to make the product awesome.
Upon receiving his BTech from NIT Nagpur and his Masters in the US, he began his career with National Semiconductor and Texas Instruments. There, he designed and architected applications used by hundreds of thousands of Electrical Engineers around the world for designing circuits using TI's microprocessors. A few of these applications include designing LED related circuitry used by light designers, IoT related circuitry used by sensor designers etc.
Sahr is a creative problem solver and loves the challenge of helping game-changing companies reach new clients and markets. In a previous life, he grew a digital marketing consultancy, played collegiate basketball, and worked as an international model for more than 12 years. Currently he splits his time between Canada and Texas, enjoys learning about emerging technologies, and running sprints outside.