Raghurama Kote

Raghurama Kote - fondly known as Kote, is an entrepreneur and a visionary with a demonstrated track record of translating business vision into measurable actions. With over 20 years of experience in the IT Services Industry, Kote's keen business acumen has led him to play key leadership roles, viz. Founder and COO of Opteamix, the President of CIBER India, Founder and CEO of Iteamic, and a Senior Partner at Ivega Corporation.

He is currently the COO of Opteamix, a US-based global technology organization, that enables future-ready technologies for its partners, to co-create a brighter tomorrow. Opteamix is built on the principle of 'Simplifying Greatness' - where true greatness can be achieved by all, through fine-tuning of simpler, yet intrinsic details of the workings of the company. Kote personally believes that a happy workplace results in happier clients and is on a mission to actuate happiness by instilling a value system, that can be echoed and lived every day.

Kote's deep passion for philanthropy has given rise to Right To Live (www.righttolive.org), where the emphasis is made on providing basic needs of health, education, and shelter for the millions of underprivileged in India. Right to Live is a digital platform, wherein the less privileged connect with financial donors, hospitals, doctors, government, charitable organizations, and corporations.

Kote holds a degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Malnad College, Mysore University. Integrity, strong ethics and the ability to carry his team along with him has helped Kote build strong client relationships, create a transparent work environment and mentor successful leaders.