Ragu serves as the chief innovation and chief digital officer of Deloitte LLP and the chief innovation officer of Deloitte Global. In his dual role as the US and Global Innovation leader, Ragu is responsible for collaborating with each of the US businesses and across member firms to help increase the innovation and digital coefficient of the firm. He works with member firm leaders and global business leaders to drive strategic growth offerings and cross border commercialization of assets.
Ragu is also a principal in the Strategy & Operations practice of Deloitte Consulting, focusing on the Technology, Media, and Telecommunications sector. He has a unique blend of operational, principal investing, and advisory experience in the technology and telecom sectors. He has extensive experience helping clients in their efforts to adopt ideas to significantly improve their organization's performance.
Prior to Deloitte, Ragu gained professional experience in consulting, private equity, and product management. He has authored several articles and has been cited in numerous news publications including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Forbes, Bloomberg News, Reuters, The Financial Times, and Deloitte Review. His most recent publications in Deloitte Insights have focused on artificial intelligence, cognitive computing, and big data.
Ragu earned his Master of Business Administration degree from MIT Sloan School of Management, his Master of Science in management information systems from the University of Texas, and his Bachelor of Science in physics from Madras University.