December 5, 2019 –
Location: Sanford 04
Nivruti Rai is Vice President and Country Head Intel India at Intel Corporation. Based in Bengaluru, she oversees operations for Intel’s engineering teams and operations. She is also a senior advisor to the Modi government on issues relating to innovation, technology implementation, and artificial intelligence. Her focus is the role that India can play as a leader in technology to help create the next generation of the global digital infrastructure with a specific emphasis on using unstructured data to train artificial intelligence tools.
Fortune India named her one of the 50 most powerful women in business in India. She earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematics, statistics, physics, and chemistry and a master’s degree in applied mathematics, both from the University of Lucknow in India. She also holds a master’s degree in industrial engineering from Oregon State University and a board of director certification from Harvard Business School. She has been issued one U.S. patent and has authored several technical papers on integrated circuit design methodologies and operations research.