Chief Technology Officer
Ravishankar Nair, currently the CTO and one of the founders of Percipient Partners, a customer analytics company, works heavily on big data ecosystem. He was SVP at Citibank handling business intelligence and big data. Nair's industrial know how and wide speaking experience (including Java ONE conference and training more than thousands of individuals across globe on Hadoop, UML, Java, C and C++) coupled with great passion for teaching would be a key differentiator. Nair manages North Florida Hadoop User Group named HUGNOFA and is widely known as Hadoopean in his circles. Through his amazing and thought provoking lectures, Nair always seeks opportunities to help instill and encourage passion with engaging discussions throughout. Nair is Hadoop certified and an ACM member.