Sanjay Sharma is a strategic thought leader with an impressive 17+ years of entrepreneurial experience building technology startups from the ground up. As CEO of Roambee, he is responsible for leading the company’s vision, driving its worldwide business growth, and increasing Roambee's value. Sanjay has co-founded and led two successful Silicon Valley technology startups - KeyTone Technologies, which was acquired by Global Asset Tracking Ltd and Plexus Technologies, which became an ICICI Ventures portfolio company. He has also been a part of the engineering teams at EMC, Schlumberger, and NASA.
Sanjay has a bachelor’s degree in Electronics Engineering from the University of Bombay, and a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from South Dakota State University.
To get reliable visibility and actionable intelligence, companies need a combination of healthy visibility data and artificial intelligence (AI)-powered analytics to gain deep insights into their supply chain operations and make swift informed decisions. Healthy visibility data requires accurate, timely, firsthand sensor-driven signals.
With the increasing complexity of global supply chains and the critical role intermodal transportation plays in supply chain management, companies are looking for innovative and effective ways to move their cargo. Inland freight transport was initially dominated by roadways, largely due to their widespread presence. However, over time, other profitable modes of transport, especially rail, have seen a surge in infrastructure investments and incorporation into the supply chain.
Getting high-quality data in real time—in short, finding out what's going on so you can take the right actions—is the key to improving supply chain management with IoT and cloud. Many companies aspiring to Industry 4.0 operations are discovering that they lack the necessary data about their shipments and assets—or that the data they collect arrives too late to be useful.