Ravi Krishnan

Business Development Director – Middle East

Ravi began his career at Dell in the US at their global headquarters and possesses over 15 years of experience with Fortune 500 companies, PE-backed multinationals, boutique consulting firms and the public sector, across diverse geographies including the US, UAE and India. His work experience spans technology product development, operations / project management, strategy consulting in the manufacturing and logistics sectors and M&A in the GCC region and Africa.
Most recently, at Ras Al Khaimah Investment Authority in the UAE, Ravi led the government-owned entity’s special projects and worked closely with its CEO to develop and oversee the strategic and financial goals of free trade zones and industrial parks spanning 30 square kilometres, global sovereign investments and a leading offshore financial jurisdiction.
Ravi earned a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Texas at Austin and an MBA from University of Virginia’s Darden Graduate School of Business..