Mr. Ram Ganeshan is the Vice President & Managing Partner of Defense Warrior Government Solutions (DWGS). He is also the senior VP at Datum Software (Datum) and works out of its corporate headquarters office in Johns Creek, suburb of Atlanta, GA.
Ram and his wife Latha Ganeshan are founding partners of Datum Software. With 30 years of experience in strategic and tactical leadership, he is an expert in managing business processes to maximize success and enhance team excellence. Ram drives overall company finances, operations, infrastructure, and leads daily corporate functions. He provides executive oversight for commercial and government divisions to ensure efficiency and cost-effective management of resources.
The first 10 years following Datum’s inception in 1992 focused on providing technical consulting and building financial enterprise applications for U.S and U.K. financial institutions. In the 2000s, Datum went mainstream, providing web-based solutions to Fortune 500 companies in the Hospitality and Insurance sectors. Over the next 10 years, we received our SBA 8a certification and GSA IT Schedule. Our first large government contract provided communication, network, and systems support for Dobbins and Niagara Falls AFB. In the past decade, Datum won awards such as GSA 8a STARS II and NETCENTS-2 IDIQ contracts, expanding our Government footprint from just a few contracts to several large deals across the country. Ram’s strategic oversight over these initiatives has positioned Datum and DWGS for rapid growth year over year.
Prior to Datum, Ram has held various key positions with global companies in information technology management and consulting. He was briefly stationed in Sydney and London assisting check processing solutions to Westpac, Lloyds, and HSBC Banks.
Ram was born in India and immigrated to the US in 1985. He holds a B.S degree in Chemical Engineering from LIT, Nagpur and M.S degree in Computer Science from Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai, India. In his free time, likes to play Racquetball and loves to explore new places with his family such as hiking trails around GA, UT, and CA.