Kartik Iyengar is the Sr. VP and Practice Leader for IoT and Cognitive Robotics, at VirtusaPolaris.
Kartik leads the IoT, Robotics & Artificial Intelligence initiative at VirtusaPolaris. Thought leader, consultant and a hands-on Architect. Responsible for Project Skylab, VirtusaPolaris's Architecture framework for IoT, Cognitive and AI. Game changer. Technologist driven by a passion to deliver Customer Experience via solutions. Kartik works closely with top Universities in US, Europe and India to define VirtusaPolaris's POV with Project Skylab for customers.
Prior to joining VirtusaPolaris, he has worked at IBM, DHL, Wipro, Capgemini and Defiance Technologies. In his career, he has focused on innovation-led delivery, building partner ecosystems and setting up multiple innovation labs across organizations. During his 19+ years of IT career, he has managed teams of varying sizes, the smallest being a 4-member team & the largest being an 850-member team.
Beyond technology, he has authored a book series titled ‘Horn OK Please’; entirely written on road-trips across India with the foreword of every book written by the Dalai Lama. Currently, he is writing his sixth book using Social media and Mobile whose worldwide rights have been bought by Harper Collins.