Dr. Sanjoy Paul brings more than 25 years of experience leading Technology, Strategy, Innovation, R&D, Product Development, and Product Management for Fortune 500 companies and startups in the United States and India. He has held senior Executive positions in Accenture, Infosys, Lucent Technologies, and AT&T Bell Labs in the reverse chronological order, worked as CTO in 3 venture-backed start-ups, and founded two companies. Recognized in the industry as an innovator, disruptive entrepreneur, and an authority in AI and IoT, he has a proven track record of converting new technology ideas into successful businesses multiple times during his 25 year career. Dr. Paul has impressive credentials in the field of innovation supported by 92 granted US patents, and multiple awards from renowned organizations like IEEE, New Jersey R&D Council, MIT Technology Review, Accenture, Bell Labs, Infosys and Wipro Technologies.
Most recently, he was the Global Digital Head for Manufacturing Business Unit of Wipro responsible for driving business transformation of clients in Process and Discrete Manufacturing, Automobile and Aerospace industries leveraging innovative digital technologies, such as Industrial IoT (IIOT), Conversational AI, Cloud, Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning.
Sanjoy holds a Bachelor of Technology degree from IIT Kharagpur, an M.S and a Ph.D. degree from the University of Maryland, College Park, and an MBA from the Wharton Business School, University of Pennsylvania. He is a Fellow of the IEEE and a Fellow of the IET.
Trudeau Fernandes is the Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder of Almawiz. His main interest is to understand how to design software systems and how to maximize the value of the developed software program can deliver against it. While doing so he identifies and leverages patterns of good software and infrastructure architecture, and the processes that can support his design and implementation with automation. A maverick who infuses soul into implementation.
Dr. Anurag Srivastava is the Chief Advisor to Almawiz. He is currently the COO, SID, IISc and responsible to scale Industry and IISc research collaboration to address industry’s innovation, applied research and breakthrough needs to help achieve global leadership in their markets. Prior to this, he was CTO, Wipro Technologies managing business innovation using futuristic technologies, technical steam and IP management, technology alliances in advanced areas with industry and academic forums. An alumni of IISc and IIT-BHU, he renders the right confluence of academic-research and technology-implementation.