Head of Engineering and Technology: Tesco
Ravindra Prasad is currently working as Head of Engineering and Technology at Tesco Bengaluru. He gained broad range of expertise in retail related to Loyalty Program, Data Warehousing, Forecasting, Nonfood, Market Place and buyer & supplier applications and collaboration platforms. He has 18 years of experience in IT with previous experience in Logistics and Banking with Infosys and Tata Consultancy Services. His stint at international locations Australia, Brazil, UK and USA has helped him gaining knowledge on how Technology is used in various cultures.
He is passionate about new technologies and has hands on experience in Cloud Computing, Machine Learning. He did his M.Tech in Production Engineering from Sri Venkateswara University and completed Retail Certification from IIM-B and Tesco. He did his Senior Management Program from IIM C in 2014. He received the inaugural Next100 award, a national event, which aims at recognising India based IT managers that have potential to become CIOs and Technology leaders.
Besides work he is internationally certified yoga teacher and plays badminton at professional level.