Mr. Ravi Kumar
Achiever's Success Story
Transforming the industry with AI Innovations
Ravi Kumar, a distinguished Senior Technical Product Manager at Amazon Web Services (AWS), is a visionary driving transformative advancements in cloud-native B2B products. With a decade of expertise in fintech, data analytics, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, Ravi excels in assembling high-performing teams to fuel global growth for SaaS and PaaS products.
At AWS, Ravi leads the Amazon EMR product, empowering customers worldwide with open-source frameworks for data analytics, Machine Learning, and AI/Gen AI initiatives. His recent focus on building tools to support the growth of Generative AI experiences underscores his commitment to simplifying customer experiences.
Previously, Ravi played a pivotal role at Teradata, helping grow the cloud data analytics business into a multi-million-dollar powerhouse, and presenting at Microsoft’s Ignite 2023 and reaching a vast audience of 275,000. Recognized as a thought leader, he shares insights through top-tier publications, mentoring startups, and coaching emerging tech leaders.
A testament to his commitment to nurturing the tech ecosystem, Ravi Kumar passionately mentors technology startups in the Pacific Northwest, collaborating closely with esteemed angel investing groups like the Alliance of Angels. His sought-after office hours for startups and contributions through blogs have been invaluable resources for aspiring entrepreneurs navigating the landscape of funding and growth strategies.
Additionally, Ravi Kumar channels his expertise into coaching the next generation of technology leaders, engaging through speaking engagements, mentoring events, and workshops at platforms such as University of Washington, Amazon-sponsored events, Alliance of Angels sponsored events, LinkedIn, ADPList, and Criya.
With an MBA from the University of Washington and a BE from the University of Pune, Ravi resides in Seattle, exploring cultures and championing technology’s potential for positive global impact.
You can connect with him on LinkedIn.