Reema is a seasoned executive with more than 23 years of experience in the Software Industry across verticals such as Industrial Automation, Energy Management, Healthcare, Power & Water, Oil & Gas, and Aviation, including most recently serving as the Strategic Advisor and COO for AdFender, Inc., a security software startup that focuses on online privacy. Prior to AdFender, Reema held executive positions with GE, where over the course of her 17-year career there, she led core software technology teams responsible for thought leadership and execution of the digitalization strategy. She was responsible for identifying and executing on growth levers that leverage IT, Operations, Security and GTM functions. Earlier in her career, Reema served as the technology leader for Intellution, Inc., a leading supplier of industrial automation software business that GE acquired from Emerson Process Management.
Reema holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science from B.M.S. College of Engineering in Bengaluru, India, as well as a Master’s degree in Physics from CMS College Kottayam in Kottayam, Kerala, India.
SVP, Product Development
October 12, 2017. Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Reema Poddar has been named Senior Vice President, Product Development at Teradata. The search was led by Mark Lonergan and Alex Zakupowsky.
Teradata delivers business outcomes through technology-enabled solutions in areas ranging from operational excellence and asset optimization, to customer experience and product innovation, to finance transformation and risk mitigation. Working with leading businesses in over 75 countries worldwide, clients include brands in telecom, transportation, consumer packaged goods, financial services and manufacturing. Teradata’s focus is turning the most complex and challenging data sets into high-value assets that produce high-impact insights and tangible value for the business.
In the short time since Reema joined, she’s jumped right in and started to get all of our people working together. We’re excited about Reema as a leader of our Product Development organization.
Analytics and data unleash the potential of great companies and represent a significant market growth opportunity. Teradata is very well positioned to empower companies to achieve high impact business outcomes through its data analytic products & offerings. I am really excited to have joined Teradata at this important stage of digital transformation and enable the global product development team to transform, build & accelerate execution on market leading, highly scalable cloud technology and services to meet our customers’ data foundation and analytics needs.
Reema Poddar is one of the world’s foremost authorities on Business Analytics, Machine Learning and Industrial IoT. Reema inherits one of the world’s top engineering organizations in High Performance Computing and will add greatly to the development of the world’s next generation of super-computing systems and services.