An Entrepreneur, Product Manager, and Educator, Vikram has been driving positive change in society since his teenage years. Starting his first organization at the age of 15, Vikram designed innovative products for global brands such as BMW, Ford, and Toyota, and led cross-functional teams across 4 continents.
Currently, Vikram is a Product Manager at Cisco Systems and holds P&L responsibility of Fog, Analytics and Networking compute business in Enterprise Routing. Before joining Cisco, he has delivered great results at Freescale (formerly Motorola), Siemens, and Indian Army Electronics Unit. For delivering deep business and technical impact, Vikram became one of the youngest ever to receive Top-50 Innovator award by CEO of Freescale (17,000 employees).
Vikram holds an MBA from Duke University where his blog was among top-3 blogs of all times. Earlier, he pursued Electrical Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering. An avid Robotics fan, he won 4 national robotics competitions and is proud of creating hardware and software of Micro-mouse in Assembly Language.
In his free time, Vikram can be found playing Poker, Backpacking or Reading books.