Ravi Swaminathan is president of Hewlett Packard’s Personal Systems Group for India. He has countrywide responsibility for the entire range of consumer and commercial PCs, laptops, workstations and the emerging range of personal access devices including handhelds.
Ravi joined Compaq in 1995 and started the consumer PC business in India. He was subsequently promoted in 1997 as the director for the consumer products for South Asia. In 2001, he was appointed to head the newly formed Access Division in Compaq India. Prior to joining Compaq, Ravi held various key positions at ICI.
Ravi holds an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and is a chemical technologist from the University of Mumbai.