Shriram Ramanathan, Ph.D.

Research Director
Digital Transformation

Shriram is a Research Director at Lux Research and leads the digital team. In this role, he has helped set the direction for digital research as well as establish a strategy for digital health. He has assisted many clients in developing a comprehensive understanding of new business opportunities in several emerging technology areas such as AI, robotics, wearables, IoT, healthcare, clean energy, and advanced materials. In addition, he has helped accelerate innovation within companies by building fundamental frameworks and strategic roadmaps for topics such as lean innovation, business model design, data monetization, and digital maturity.

Prior to joining Lux, Shriram founded his own company to develop and commercialize IoT/wearable products to address needs in the healthcare sector. He also has held positions at Evonik, United Technologies, and Cornell University where his work has involved R&D, product development, growth strategies, and innovation management.

Shriram holds a Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota.