Rama is a Director at the Columbia Investment Management Company (CIMC). CIMC is the group that manages Columbia University’s $9.5 billion endowment fund. Rama oversees the trading, risk, performance, valuation and quantitative analytics functions at CIMC. Previously, he was Director for an IT Security group at Columbia University.
He is also co-founder of two successful IT service companies – University Tech and CHT. University Tech provides end-end IT Services to higher education institutions. CHT (short for Collaborate Humans and Things) is an end-end IoT services provider. These services include training, analytics, security, cloud-enablement, monitoring and consulting.
Academically, Rama has a Masters of Business Administration Degree from City University of New York and a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Mumbai University. Rama is currently pursing Masters in Technology Management from Columbia University.
On the personal front, Rama is a technology enthusiast, avid reader, long distance runner, weekend-cook, father, husband, son and brother.