CTO, Hybrid Cloud &IBM DE, Chief Architect, Automation Base Pak
Pratik Gupta is the Chief Technical Officer for IBM Hybrid Cloud Management and the Chief Architect of Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management in the IBM Cloud and Cognitive Software Organization. Prior to that, he was Vice President, IBM Cloud Platform responsible for IBM Public Cloud Portfolio Management and had executive roles in Development, Business Development, Strategy and Architecture.
Pratik has broad business leadership and technical experience in developing new products that help enterprises transform their IT with Cloud and SaaS. He has managed large, geographically distributed development teams and has strong relationships with enterprise CxOs and industry analysts. Pratik has multiple patents in the areas of Computer Security, Cloud Computing and Systems Management.
He enjoys vacation travel in his spare time and has visited over 40 countries. He likes hiking, biking and motorcycle riding. He is an avid sports fan and follows Basketball, Tennis, Cricket and other sports.
Pratik has an MBA from Fuqua School of Business, Duke University, M.S. in Computer Science from Virginia Commonwealth University, and B.E. in Electrical Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering.