Vijaya Kumar (known as IVK) is Co-Founder and CTO of Crayon Data, a Big data analytics product company at Singapore. He is also an active member of Indian Angel Network, a syndicate for early stage capital to invest in the start-up companies. Prior to this, he was a CTO of Wipro’s IT businesses covering Wipro Technologies, Wipro InfoTech and Wipro BPO. IVK holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering in electronics & communications and did an advanced leadership program for senior executives from McGill University in collaboration with Lancaster University, UK and IIM, Bangalore. He holds certifications in ISO 9000, SEI CMM &Technology forecasting and is an experienced consultant in technology and innovation management areas in ICT industry.