Ram K.

30+ years in Network Infrastructure, Mobile, and Media

United States of America
English

I have spent my entire career bringing new products to market in startups and large public companies. My focus has been around Network Infrastructure, Mobile, and Media. Given my strong technical back...see more

  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Engineering

500

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Chief Technology Officer

Naval Dome Maritime Cyber Defense Solutions
3 years
Current position
Dec 2019 - Present
Successfully drove multiple paid trials and secured contract with a Tier-1 global energy producer Delivered quality product on time, leading a high-performance team distributed across ...see more

Business Development Consultant

D A T Y C S
7 months
Oct 2019 - May 2020
Datycs delivers technology solutions for automating extraction of clinical, administrative and sociodemographic data. Using Natural Language Processing (NLP), valuable information in 80...see more

Co-Founder and Vice President Of Engineering / Chief Technical Officer

dRoute
7 months
Jan 2019 - Aug 2019
dRoute is the No-Compromise Network for blockchain, powering the decentralized world via the first autonomous layer-zero global backbone. dRoute gets blockchain ready for real world use...see more

Angel Investor

Multiple Startups
7 years
Current position
Jan 2016 - Present
Active member of multiple investment funds and clubs

Advisor, Ericsson CTO

Edge Gravity
3 years
Sep 2015 - Apr 2018
Ericsson’s Unified Delivery Network (UDN) leverages our years of global service provider relationships to cooperatively develop the edges of their networks into the most-valuable piece ...see more

Charter Member

TiE Boston
11 years
Current position
Jan 2012 - Present
TiE-Boston is a chapter of TiE-Global, the largest global not-for-profit organization fostering entrepreneurship. TiE has 12,000 members from 61 chapters in 18 countries, and has contri...see more

Co-Founder and VP Strategy and Business Development

VidScale (acquired by Ericsson:ERIC)
7 years
May 2011 - Apr 2018
At the time VidScale was sold to Ericsson, we had 275 employees, $85M in revenue and were profitable. We were a pioneer in the edge-to-edge application and content deployment space. To...see more

Founder and VP Product Management

Movik Networks (acquired by Ribbon Networks)
4 years
Jun 2007 - Mar 2011
Movik Networks is a venture-funded startup that enables mobile operators to improve their subscribers’ experience by intelligently delivering mobile content from the edge of their netwo...see more

General Manager & Associate Vice-President, Messaging and USSD products

Bharti Telesoft Ltd
5 months
Jan 2007 - Jun 2007
Recruited by the Board to run the VAS/messaging (SMS/MMS/SMS Router/Messaging Gateways) and USSD business for Bharti. Achieved a 30% increase in revenue target by repositioning the USSD...see more

Director of Business Development and Solutions Architecture

Motorola Core Networks
1 year
Jun 2005 - Nov 2006
Core Networks is a $250m line of business responsible for Motorola’s applications & services including FMC (Fixed-Mobile Convergence)/Quad-play, enterprise seamless mobility, Push-to-Ta...see more

Vice President, Product Management and Marketing

Axiowave Networks
4 years
Jul 2000 - Nov 2004
Responsible for all technical marketing, product marketing and product management functions for the XCR-series core and metro routing platforms. Managed and introduced the Axiowave XCR...see more

Director of Internetworking Technologies

Lucent Technologies
1 year
Jan 1999 - Jan 2000
Successfully positioned the Nexabit core router as the IP/MPLS QoS backbone router within Lucent’s existing ATM customer base looking to migrate to an all-IP backbone infrastructure.

Director, Technical Marketing

Nexabit Networks
1 year
Jan 1998 - Jan 1999
In-house QoS expert and led the team that architected, designed and implemented the end-to-end QoS subsystem for the NX64000. NX64000’s unique QoS features were the significant competit...see more

Principal Engineer

Motorola, Inc.
3 years
Jun 1994 - Sep 1997
Co-designed the upstream Media Access Control (MAC) contention resolution algorithm for Motorola’s pre-DOCSIS Cable Data products to increase efficiency and decrease contention resoluti...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom

Role experience

  • Engineering