About Raj Biyani
MD, Microsoft IT, India
Raj Biyani is the Managing Director for Microsoft IT India in Hyderabad, which is Microsoft’s largest IT operation outside of corporate headquarters in Redmond, Washington. Raj is an intrapreneur with a string of high impact incubations at Microsoft. Prior to joining Microsoft IT, Raj worked in the Developer Division, Office, Windows and Online Services business groups. Raj led the envisioning and successful creation of the Windows Marketplace – an app store that enabled electronic software delivery for PC–based applications. Raj is the co–author of “To the Cloud: Cloud Powering an Enterprise.” Raj has multiple EU and US patents.
Raj holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Accounting from Goshen College, Indiana, where he serves on the President’s Advisory Council. Raj has an MBA with Honors from the University of Chicago. Raj is an avid practitioner of cutting-edge business thinking reflected in his vast collection of business books, many autographed by their authors.