Ravi Ramaswamy has been championing technology development and product development in India for last 35 yrs. Currently Ravi heads the Health Systems team at the Philips Innovation Campus (PIC) at Bangalore, India. He is also deeply involved in creating products and solutions for the underserved segment in emerging geographies.
Ravi completed his Electrical and Electronics Engineering in 1982 and then Masters in Engineering Management. He started his career with Larsen & Toubro in 1982, moved on to GE in 2000 and to Philips in 2010. His experience covers R&D, Operations, Finance, Strategic Planning, Project Management and Product Management. He has also worked in several domains like Computer peripherals, Consumer electronics, Defense electronics, Telecommunications, Medical electronics, Real Time Embedded Systems as also on IBM Mainframe environments. Ravi’s expertise lies in conceiving and developing “value based” solutions for India and other emerging markets.
Ravi has been a task force member of several government committees at the State and Central levels. He is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineers and a Senior Member of IEEE.
Ravi has a Bachelors in Electronics & Power Engineering from Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, India.