IoT Product & Partnerships Manager
Rukmini Prasad is the IoT Product and Partnerships Manager at Digital Catapult. Operating at the interface of advanced digital technologies and the UK manufacturing ecosystem, her role is to drive the adoption of IoT in industry, building real world solutions with cutting-edge technologies. Rukmini brings together start-ups and big industry to develop acceleration programmes, supporting them through proposition and product creation, prototyping, go-to-market roadmaps and broad strategy. Prior to joining Digital Catapult, Rukmini worked at Google in Product Marketing and drove Chromebook sales through major retailers like Currys PC World and John Lewis. Rukmini started her career at Vodafone, working across a number of marketing and strategy roles and then in the IoT Global sales team, building up a new International Public Sector customer vertical that included multilateral institutions like the ECB and global NGOs like Oxfam. She holds a 1st Class degree from the University of Cambridge in Philosophy.