Solartis Senior Team
VP & Global Head of Operations - Solartis Automation Division
Balaji is responsible for end-to-end operations of SaaS & PaaS platforms ensuring high availability, business continuity, security and performance of all business and technology services at Solartis. He brings over 28 years of experience in the IT industry leading teams managing large global operations.
Prior to Solartis, Balaji held leadership roles at Ericsson as Principal & CIO of one of its Customer Units, and at Reliance Communications, as Vice President of IT. Prior to this Balaji has worked in the Silicon Valley for 20 years at various senior leadership roles at Mindtree Consulting, Matson Inc., Cambridge Technology Partners and Inventa Corporation. He also founded a start-up in Silicon Valley to provide business & technology consulting to clients including Cisco, American President Lines and Matson Inc.
Balaji holds an Engineering degree in Computer Technology & Informatics from Bharathiar University, India, an MBA from Santa Clara University, California and an Executive Programme in Leadership and Management from IIM Bangalore, India.