Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Ramesh Songukrishnasamy joined HID in 2018 as Senior Vice President and Head of Technology. He has over 25 years of experience aligning technology and innovation strategies with business visions. He has extensive experience building and leading global teams across countries and cultures, focusing on innovation and execution excellence. Ramesh has led several organizational transformations in complex, multi-stakeholder environments to achieve R&D efficiency and execution speed while fostering a work culture that promotes accountability and passion for quality. He has also served on multiple boards. Currently, Ramesh serves as a board member for AuthenticID, Director and Treasurer of the FiRa Consortium, and one of the Board of Advisors for the Center for Identity at the University of Texas at Austin. He has a master’s degree in Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India, and a bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, India.