Dr. Satwik Seshasai is the Chief Technology Officer for NextDocs. In this role he is responsible for driving NextDocs’ technology vision for delivering compliance solutions for a better world, and working with clients to ensure that our technology strategy is driving their continued growth and success. He is also responsible for managing all aspects of the product development lifecycle, including product management, engineering, test, release, and documentation. Dr. Seshasai is also active in the local and national technology community, organizing hackathons and technology meetups, as well as teaching at local universities. Prior to NextDocs, Dr. Seshasai was a Program Director of Software Development at IBM. In 9 years at IBM, he held senior technical and management roles focused on the growth of early stage products in the collaboration and document management space, and development of IBM's software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform including the technical integration of IBM’s key SaaS acquisitions. He has managed global software teams spread across 9 countries, and worked directly with global enterprise clients and partners including many in the life sciences sector.
He holds a Bachelors and Masters degree in Computer Science, and a Masters and Ph.D. in Engineering Systems, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
His doctoral dissertation, and associated academic publications and courses taught, are all related to the intersection of technology and policy.
BSComputer Science and EngineeringJan 1, 2001
M.EngElectrical Engineering and Computer ScienceJan 1, 2002
MSTechnology and PolicyJan 1, 2005
Ph.DEngineering Systems - Technology, Policy and ManagementJan 1, 2011