Ram is currently Founder and CEO of Avaamo, A secure business messaging for the enterprise
Previously founded the Social Computing business at TIBCO in 2011. He lead the creation of the beta product, drove the product vision, business model and the initial set of customers. In 2012, he built a separate SaaS enterprise direct sales team from scratch. The platform has acquired 6.5M paid users in 100+ countries by the end of 2013 ad has been named fastest growing enterprise collaboration platform in the industry for 2013.
Ram joined TIBCO when its was a startup in 1999, As the company went through its IPO and grew to $1B in revenue, he has held a variety of executive positions. Prior to his current role, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for 8 years as TIBCO evolved from a one product company to a multi product, multi segment Real time Infrastructure Platform company. Previous to this role, he served as Chief Strategist of the company responsible for new product strategy and emerging vertical markets. Earlier in his career Ram was with Accenture, a global consulting firm, where he specialized in supply chain and e-commerce strategy, consulting with Global 1000 companies.
Founder and CEO
Mar, 2014 - Current (over 2 years)
|Jul 17, 2015||TechInAsia - WhatsApp isn’t safe enough for business messaging; Avaamo fills the gap|
|Apr 11, 2015||ZD Net - ZDNet|
|Feb 28, 2015||YourStory News - With $6 million in funding, India-Valley startup Avaamo is making business messaging secure|
|Oct 10, 2014||Venture Beat - With newly raised $6.3M, ex-Tibco execs launch Avaamo messaging app for business|
|Oct 9, 2014||Silicon India - 'Avaamo' Set To Explore Mobile Messaging Market With Its Launch|
|Oct 8, 2014||Techworld - Enterprise mobile messaging market gets more crowded with launch of Avaamo|
|Oct 8, 2014||TechCrunch - With $6.3M In Funding, Former TIBCO Execs Launch Enterprise Mobile Messaging App Avaamo|
|Oct 16, 2013||Venture Beat - Tibbr introduces ‘Pages’ and teams up with Huddle to make document collaboration (even more) social|