Kartik Ram is a Dubai based digital media entrepreneur and the Managing Director of Mobilewave Ltd. Previously, he was the Senior Vice President for One97 Communications, an Intel Capital portfolio company. Before that, he was the Director of Sales for Velti PLC where he helped launch their India operations as employee #1. Prior to Velti, Kartik held key positions at leading Silicon Valley media companies. He is the technology columnist for UAE's national newspaper, Khaleej Times and the founding advisory board member of the CMO Council Middle East. Kartik holds an Executive MBA from the London Business School.