Ray Diwakar serves as Gordian’s Vice President of Innovation, leading efforts to drive differentiated solutions leveraging emerging technologies. Ray guides initiatives focusing on artificial intelligence and advanced analytics to solve business problems and generate new value for internal and external stakeholders. Ray has more than 20 years of experience designing and developing software in artificial intelligence/machine learning, big data, semantic data management and encryption. Before joining Gordian, Ray was the Director of Global Products at Dun & Bradstreet where he was responsible for product and market strategy and sales enablement. Ray earned his Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from Osmania University as well as a master’s in architecture from Washington State University.