Sanjay Ravi is the Worldwide Managing Director for Microsoft Corporation’s Discrete Manufacturing Industry, which focuses on automotive, aerospace, industrial, and high tech &electronics verticals. Mr. Ravi’s team is responsible for establishing and driving Microsoft’s industry strategy, sales, marketing, solutions development, development of the company’s global industry partner ecosystem, as well as strategic engagements with global and multinational customers.
Mr. Ravi is actively engaged in various automotive, electronics, and manufacturing industry organizations, industry standards efforts, and government initiatives relating to manufacturing. He is on the technology advisory board of DMDI (Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation), and is a frequent speaker at global automotive and electronics industry conferences on topics relating to Digital Business Transformation.
Prior to joining Microsoft, Mr. Ravi was Vice President of Industry at i2 Technologies engaged in global supply chain and business transformation initiatives at a number of the Global 500 manufacturing organizations across North America, Europe, and Asia.
Mr. Ravi holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (I.I.T.) Madras, a Master of Science degree in Manufacturing Systems from Syracuse University, and graduated from the Harvard Business School General Management Program.