Ravi serves as Senior Vice President of Sales and Chief Revenue Officer for Lithium, responsible for driving Lithium’s global revenue and worldwide sales strategies. Ravi joins Lithium with 24 years of enterprise software and cloud sales experience and a strong track record of delivering revenue growth.
Prior to joining Lithium, Ravi was SVP, Global Head of Procurement and Business Networks LOB at SAP, where he led a global sales force responsible for sales of Ariba and SAP products to the procurement, accounts payable and finance line of business executives. Prior to the acquisition of Ariba by SAP, Ravi held various management positions at Ariba, including General Manager Asia Pacific, Japan and Middle East and General Manager for the On-Premise business & Global Accounts, and he was a member of the Ariba management committee.
Ravi began his career at Accenture, where he spent 11 years managing projects across various business functions / industries, including Mergers and Acquisitions, Sales and Marketing, Corporate Finance, and IT strategy.
Ravi holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Delhi University. Ravi is also a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a graduate member of the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India.