Rahul Savdekar

Rahul Savdekar

APAC Industry Director, Local And Global Partner, Microsoft

Rahul Savdekar is an accomplished Global Business Leader, with over 21 years of experience in Government solutions, both as a technology advisor and System Integrator.

In his current role as Director – ASIA Industry at Microsoft Corporation, Rahul leads National Civilian and Local & Regional Government Industry Digital Transformation solutions across Asia Pacific &Japan,working with our customers and partners across the region.

Rahul has helped many cities/ Governments to build and deliver Smart Solutions around Connected Government, sustainability, Smart Spaces, Tax & Revenue, Social Programs, Public Safety and Urban Mobility. He is a Thought Leader and a Subject Matter Expert on Technology for Government and is frequent speaker at Industry Forums globally.

Rahul also has featured in “50 Most Impactful Smart Cities Leaders” 2017, 2018 & 2020 global listing published by World CSR Forum.

Rahul is passionate about Technology Innovations for enhancing Government operations & societal impact. He simplifies Digital Transformation for Governments, balancing technology solutions around Cloud, AI, Big Data, IoT & Analytics with business priorities and expected outcomes.

Rahul holds an MBA in Marketing and has Certifications from Wharton, INSEAD, Kelloggs & London Business School.