Advisory Board Member Profile
Alpha Ori Technologies
Chief Product Officer
Areas of Expertise
Customer Experience Strategy, Customer-Focused Innovation, Customer Experience Functional Alignment, Customer Experience in your Organization-Navigating Politics of Change
Sam is Chief Product Officer in Alpha Ori Technologies, an IoT and Big Data Science company enabling digital transformation of the maritime transportation industry. He is a product executive in IoT, Digital Transformation, and Mobile software industry specializing in devices, platform, applications and services. Sam has managed P&L of various cutting edge technology businesses throughout his career including AGPS, Enterprise software, IoT, mobile OS, Computational camera, Computer Vision and Machine Learning.
Prior to joining Alpha Ori Technologies, Sam led Qualcomm’s business unit for Advanced Software Technologies on Snapdragon chipsets. Previously, he held various product management and business development roles at Sprint Inc. and Nextel Communications Inc. in mobile handset and machine to machine (M2M) divisions. Sam started his career as an engineer in mercantile marine and served to become Assistant Chief Engineer on oil tankers.
Sam has completed the executive business administration program (PLD) from Harvard Business School. He holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from DMET in India and, an MBA from The College of William and Mary (Raymond A Mason School of Business) in the USA.