A leader with entrepreneurial, management consulting and IT leadership experience spanning over 25 years. Sateesh is a founding member of EdgeVerve Systems Limited and currently the global product head of EdgeVerve automation product suite ‘AssistEdge’. He is a strong believer in the immense potential AI and Automation have in transforming enterprises of the future. Being a passionate technologist, Sateesh has been instrumental in establishing many foundational technology capabilities that drive todays EdgeVerve strategy. With deep roots in supply chain, he was one of the pioneers of Internet of Things (IoT) in its early days and is a founding member of Auto-ID Center at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), which created the global standard system for RFID and other sensors. Before joining Infosys, Sateesh held various senior management positions consulting for fortune 500 CPG, HealthCare, Retail, Automotive and Logistics companies in North America and Europe. Sateesh has been on the board of various startup firms in the IoT and pervasive computing space. Sateesh holds a Master’s Degree in Bio Medicine, research credentials from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (New Jersey) and a bachelor in Instrumentation Technology from SJCE (Mysore). Sateesh is a classical Violinist passionately working for the cause of fine arts and a marathoner.