Sudharshan (Sud) Aravamudan heads the Media & Entertainment, Industry Solutions Strategy & Key Business Engagements for Google Cloud across APAC & Japan. As a 25 year veteran of the TMT industry, he is focused on helping media companies in the region transform their businesses by leveraging the power of Google Cloud and the larger Google machinery. In his industry strategy role, Aravamudan shapes the rollout strategy for Google Cloud M&E Solutions based on emerging regional trends, and works with internal and external industry partners to prepare the broader media ecosystem for digital transformation.
Prior to joining Google, Aravamudan held APAC leadership roles for various notable organizations, including Nokia and Kaltura, where he played a pivotal role in conceiving and driving the adoption of industry-leading solutions, delivering sustainable value to customers.
With a keen understanding of the media and entertainment landscape and a passion for technological innovation, Aravamudan continues to be a driving force in propelling the industry towards a brighter, digitally empowered future.