Rajesh V. Surya heads the US West region for Quantiphi, an award-winning applied artificial intelligence (AI) and big data solutions and services company. Surya’s focus is to build Applied AI and Data Solutions for customers. He has an unending fascination to learn about new AI use cases and is passionate to help customers at every stage of their AI, Automation, and Data journey. Prior to his current role, Surya helped many organizations with their IT and Digital Transformation journey at scale, working in companies such as Citigroup, Deloitte Consulting, and UST Global and with customers such as Walmart, NetApp, E*Trade, and Logitech. Surya holds a B.Tech in Electrical Engineering from IIT Delhi and an MBA in Finance / Systems from IIM Kolkata. He obtained certifications in Andrew Ng’s ML / deep learning courses and is also a Google Cloud Certified Professional Data Engineer.