Ravikiran Annaswamy is the Co-founder and CEO of Teritree Technologies - a Personalized Email marketing technology venture. He also dedicates his time to startup ecosystem as Advisor, Mentor and Angel investor.
He has over 19 years of business experience at Nokia Siemens Networks and Siemens AG. He was Business Head for Indian market, led Global Product Management and was General Manager for Asia Pacific Solutions. He championed Intrapreneurship by working as Innovation head for Bangalore site of over 1000 employees.
He has vast experience of making successful Technology solutions for global markets, mainly in the area of Social commerce, Online Billing and Charging, Innovative 3G/4G applications, Multimedia and Security Solutions.He is an engaged Professional volunteer, currently the Vice Chairman for IEEE Bangalore section. He was the previous Chairman for IEEE Communication Society of Karnataka. At IEEE, he motivates aspiring entrepreneurs to kick-start their ventures and get to market.
He is a thought leader and speaker at various prestigious international business conferences. He has done his MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and has graduated from UVCE Bangalore.
He has been recognized for his work by several awards: Siemens Director’s award for Innovation, Customer management and Project Execution, IEEE Bangalore - Best volunteer award, Runner up at AIMA’s National Contest for Young Managers and Asia finalist at Global Social Venture Competition conducted by Berkley Haas school of business.
Specialties: Entrepreneurship, Innovations, Strategy formulation & execution, Sales & Business development, Product management, Service delivery , Product engineering and Technical support