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Akash Raman


Akash currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer at Oodio, a position he graduated to after being the Operations Head of the company. Oodio works with the top 100 wedding photographers in the US and India and provides them digital post-production and design services.
Previously, Akash has worked with Ashoka Innovators for the Public, Engineers for Social Impact (as CEO), BITS Pilani (as Visiting Faculty), Infineon Technologies (Singapore), BITS Alumni Association, and a few  research institutes. During the time at his respective occupations he has been involved with strategy, consulting, fund-raising, teaching, development, chip & algorithm design, and astronomy. He holds the distinction of being one of the youngest university faculty members in India, as well as being one of the youngest CxOs in the country. Akash is a graduate from Harvard University and BITS Pilani. He has been a recipient of several awards and fellowships, including the Harvard University Fellowship, the Starting Bloc and the Sandbox fellowships, and BITS 30 Under 30 Award.

Apart from work, he recently acted as a lead in a short film that was nominated as the official entry to the Tacoma Film Festival (Seattle), won the award of excellence at The Indie Fest (Worldwide) and was screened at numerous other film festivals.