Rahul leads the IoT & Analytics Commercial Business in US at Microsoft and is responsible for the growth of the Azure IoT & Cortana intelligence Platform(s) in US. Prior to this role, Rahul has been managing the Data Platform, Azure & Integration businesses for Microsoft in Redmond in different Product Management roles. From 2006-09, Rahul was responsible for managing the Integration business at Microsoft Australia and was based out of Sydney. In the past, he has also worked in senior positions at SingTel Optus, Macquarie Telecom, Vitria Technology (Asia-Pacific) & Integrated Business Technologies (IBT) where he founded & led the e-Commerce Division of the company. Rahul did his Masters in Computer Science from QUT (Australia) and in his spare time, he enjoys books, cricket, photography & travelling.