Dinesh Shahane is Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of SAP Ariba. In this role, he spearheadsthe company’s long-term technology vision, and is responsible for SAP Ariba’s Cloud Platform and Advanced Technology Incubations and driving key cloud technology topics such as multi-tenancy, scalability, security, user interface, and open ecosystem across all of the company’s solutions. He also facilitates the technical community within SAP Ariba and leads the company’s Integration and Analytics focus group within the Ariba Customer Advisory Board.
Prior to joining SAP Ariba in 2010, Dinesh served as the chief architect at Composite Software Inc, a Data Virtualization company leading the federated SQL and XQuery engine. He joined Composite from TIBCO, where he architected BusinessWorks, industry’s leading Business Process Engine, and ActiveMatrix SOA platform. At TIBCO, Dinesh was actively involved in Open source and standards bodies such as W3C, Oasis, Java Community on topics such as XML, Web Services and Security. His current focus areas includes developing technology for Cloud Native Open Platform, Containerization, Blockchain, Bots and AI.
Dinesh graduated from the Mumbai University (INDIA) with degree in Computer Science