VR Ferose, Senior Vice President and Head of SAP Academy for Engineering

VR Ferose, Senior Vice President and Head of SAP Academy for Engineering

Based in Palo Alto, Ferose heads the SAP Academy for Engineering. The mission of the organization is to create the next generation of engineers who are involved in solving some of the most complex problems in the world.

He formerly headed the Globalization Services unit and was responsible for enabling the global adoption of SAP products worldwide.

Ferose was also the Managing Director of SAP Labs India. Starting at the age of 33, he held this post for over 5 years during which he transformed SAP Labs India into an innovation hub. In 2012, the company got the Great Place to Work certification in India for its very first time.