Active term 11/2021 – 11/2022 – Currently active
Area of Expertise
Growing and mentoring engineering leaders and managers in the industry verticals like GE digital, ThermoFisher Scientific, ZF as well as technology companies like AWS and Cisco. Areas of technical depth include cloud security, data strategy, AI/ML and IoT.
Senior Leader, Solutions Architecture and Engineering
Amazon Web Services
Prashant leads solution architecture and engineering teams at Amazon Web Services (AWS) where he is responsible for enabling digital transformation for digital native businesses on the cloud. His areas of technical depth include cloud security, data strategy, AI/ML and IoT. Prior to AWS he has held various technology executive roles in industry vertical companies like ThermoFisher Scientific, GE Digital and technology majors like Cisco.
He co-founded a cloud based analytics company in the early part of his career that was focused on the Lifesciences vertical. He has published books and articles on IoT and Data Lake strategies and has served on the board of organizations and startups as an advisor.
He holds a Masters in Computer Science from Clemson University, Bachelors in Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore.