Ramki Pitchuiyer is currently the founder and CEO of eKryp, a stealth-mode start up focused on using machine learning and deep analytics to increase the uptime of critical machines in the industrial sub segments such as medical devices, biotech equipment, and money machines. Prior to eKryp, Ramki co-founded Paloras in 2011, which focuses on helping clients transform business processes in Product Life Cycle Management, Supply Chain and Customer Experience. In 2013 and 2014, Paloras was awarded Top 100 Businesses in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Business journal.
Ramki began his career as a programmer at Tata Unisys and Unisys, and later moved to management consulting at Ernst & Young. He then held senior management roles at Oracle and Ernst & Young prior to venturing out with Paloras and eKryp. At Oracle, he led consulting solution organization spanning several major industries: High Tech, Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Industrial Manufacturing, CPG, and Oil & Gas. Prior to that he was engaged in major system integration and implementation for Fortune 500 companies and managed multiple $60M+ global programs with teams across continents.
Ramki holds an MBA from the Anderson Graduate School of Management at UCLA, and a B.S in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from BITS, Pilani in India. Ramki has been mentoring youth in science, technology and mathematics since 2007 as FIRST robotics coach, math coach and Western Regional robotics volunteer.