CEO and Co-founder Mihir Shukla welcomes you to Innovation Day with the kind of inspiration business leaders are drawn to again and again. Join SVP of Product and Solutions Marketing Kevin Murray as he leads you on a discovery of how the world’s most resilient companies are leveraging intelligent automation. EVP of Product and Technology Neeraj Gokhale talks about IQ Bot, the fastest and most sophisticated document-processing technology available today. And get ready for another groundbreaking product announcement that will make automating businesses processes across the front office, back office, and every office easier and faster than ever.
About the Presenters
CEO and Co-founder, Automation Anywhere
A serial disrupter, Mihir founded Automation Anywhere. A visionary in the Robotic Process Automation (RPA) category, Mihir pioneered the Digital Workforce—software bots that automate business processes with both cognitive capability and embedded analytics—driving unprecedented human productivity while dramatically reducing processing costs for the world’s largest enterprises. Under Mihir’s leadership, Automation Anywhere has become a global leader in this rapidly growing industry generating more revenue, with more employees, and a greater market share than its top three competitors combined. Prior to Automation Anywhere, Mihir held leadership roles in Internet, e-commerce, and wireless companies at the forefront of innovation, such as E2Open, Kiva, ISN, Netscape, Infoseek, and Omnisky.
Senior Vice President, Products and Solutions Marketing, Automation Anywhere
Kevin currently leads product and solutions marketing at Automation Anywhere. Prior to Automation Anywhere, Kevin held leadership positions at ServiceNow (NOW), VMware (VMW), and Symantec (AVGO). An industry veteran, Kevin has expertise in Cloud, IT Operations, Security, and Mobile technology.
Executive Vice President, Digital Workforce Solutions, Automation Anywhere
An executive vice president with more than 20 years of experience building high-growth businesses, Rajesh leads the company’s rapid expansion into the cognitive automation market as the EVP of sales. In this role, he owns revenue, strategy, and services for all new automation technology solutions and works closely with the product team to deliver success. Prior to Automation Anywhere, Rajesh served as the CRO of GlobalLogic, where he managed $400M in revenue. He also brings deep business process knowledge from his experience running a $3.5B P&L for the apps and BPO unit at HP. In addition, Rajesh has built and led product organizations at Mercury, Veritas, Healtheon/WebMD, and Oracle.
Executive Vice President, Products, Automation Anywhere
Neeraj Gokhale serves as the Executive Vice President, Products, with responsibility for the strategy and operations of the enterprise portfolio of products. He brings over 20 years of experience in launching and scaling software businesses. Most recently he was the Chief Product and Development Officer of Model N (MODN), where he led the company’s transformation to a SaaS business. In prior years he has served as a General Manager of multiple business units at Oracle, HPE and Tibco, where he incubated, acquired and scaled mutli-hundred million dollar enterprise application and infrastructure businesses in the areas of Data Management, Enterprise Collaboration and Billing/Revenue Management. Earlier, he founded Velosel, one of the early leaders in the Master Data Management space, which was acquired by Tibco. Neeraj also served as a Management consultant with Booz Allen & Hamilton, advising global 2000 clients in the area of Enterprise software strategy.
Senior Director, Product Marketing, Automation Anywhere
Ritu Kapoor leads product marketing for the Front Office audience, as well as competitive strategies for all of Automation Anywhere products. Ritu’s experience spans geographies and cross-functional roles. She enjoys being part of nimble, fast-paced environments.
Senior Director, Product Marketing, Automation Anywhere
Avi Bhagtani is Senior Director of Product Marketing at Automation Anywhere, focused on AI and cognitive automation. He has years of industry experience managing global product portfolios in software, IoT, AI, and cloud organizations. Avi was previously America’s Head of Product Marketing at Broadcom Inc., a global technology leader with a market cap of over $100B. Prior to Broadcom, he held senior leadership roles at Meru Networks (later acquired by Fortinet), Lucent Technologies, and Wipro Ltd. Avi also holds multiple patents.
Senior Vice President, Innovation and Product Management, WebPT
WebPT is the nation’s leading rehab therapy platform for enhancing patient care and fuelling business growth. The company offers solutions for scheduling, documentation, billing, outcomes tracking, and business reporting.
“I’m the type of person whose creativity knows no bounds, which is why I’ve always been drawn to the world of innovation and product management. I thrive when I’m able to unearth solutions that challenge the status quo and create lasting and meaningful change that helps push the human race forward.” – credit: profile statement from LinkedIn.
Responsible for growing and maturing the product team. Introduced processes to manage feature lifecycle from plan to adoption. Achieved 130% delivery of committed product roadmap in 2019. Led product strategy, integrated acquired product lines, and anchored the vision of the “Golden Thread.” Also responsible for design, product compliance, and clinical excellence. Orchestrated roadmap for 9 product lines. Led the redesign/relaunch of the core and acquired product lines. Developed partnerships to augment product portfolio and create new revenue streams.
Launched 4 new product lines, including integrated payments, contributing to the growth of the company and achieving financial targets. Created customer empathy program to drive deeper insights into the product portfolio. Piloted multiple initiatives to understand product feasibility (AI models, BPO, partnerships). Introduced Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to help scale manual processes.
Russell holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electronic and Information Technology from Brigham Young University and Disruptive Strategy certification from Harvard Business School.
Senior Vice President, Digital, TaskUs
TaskUs is the fastest growing tech-enabled business services company in the world, delivering the customer support, AI operations, and content security services that power the world’s most innovative companies.
At TaskUs, Manish leads Digital Transformation initiatives focused on improving frontline experience, customer experience and favorable business outcomes. His team drives transformational opportunities and brings the greatest value by reducing teammate effort, improving CSAT/NPS, improving frontline efficiencies and effectiveness while eliminating/automating non-value add transactions.
Manish holds an Electrical Engineer from the University of Mumbai and has an Executive MBA from Drexel University in Philadelphia.
Senior Director of Ecosystem Marketing, Automation Anywhere
Laura is a seasoned business leader in technology ecosystems, leading marketing for developers, developer solutions, partners and Bot Store. Prior to joining Automation Anywhere, Laura led the business operations team to more than double the $500M Atlassian Marketplace. An expert at building thriving developer programs and scaling eCommerce, she also led marketing for 275,000 developers representing $2.3 B and 9 billion installs of apps and games from Google Play. She also ran eBay’s research product line, doubling YoY growth of their $10M business.