Mr Praveen Balakrishnan Nair
Achiever's Success Story
While impacting the way people use technology, Mr Praveen Balakrishnan Nair’s journey has been exemplary
His contribution as an Customer first Advocate helped shape the automation,AI industry and impacted the way people use the technology. He has got a impeccable track record over 16 years of experience in multigeographic(US,India,Sydney,EMEA) multidisciplinary customer-facing leadership roles. He has scaled companies from $100k to $20Mn ARR within a span of 4 years. He has been multiple client- facing leadership roles with RPA & AI firms
Praveen has bulit a team ground-up with a strength from 0 to 20 defining right processes & right framework . He has been selected to be the president’s medal thrice. Praveen has also been awarded by GLOBEE international awards for expertise in IT & digital business transformation.
Praveen has worked with Global fortune 50 organizations such as Apple, American express. He had built a start-up in big analytics firm prior being a integral part of team who built automation & AI firm(from pre-series to IPO in 2021).
Praveen is known to identify customer’s major pain points & solving it using AI,ML & Blockchain technology at scale. Praveen has been judge for more than 50hackathons. This was his major time spent in customer’s first strategy that bolstered his problem-solving skills and generated employment.
At the same time, Mr. Praveen shared his learnings and insights through automation round table events for people to learn for free at their convenience. During this time, he also actively helped people by answering their queries on AI,ML on multiple public forums.
Praveen is also an angel investor invested in national & international start-ups in ESG & SaaS firms. He has been mentoring multiple start-up founders to be successful in their pursuit of excellence.
He graduated with a Masters’ degree in Operations with Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode(IIMK) Research with Bachelor of engineering completed from University of Mumbai
All his achievements and contributions speak for themselves and he wishes to continue the good work in the future to make India proud and inspire the youth of today who will become the future leaders of tomorrow.