Amith Singhee is a Senior Manager and Senior Technical Staff Member at IBM Research, India. He leads the Hybrid Cloud research mission for IBM India, where he is responsible for developing innovations that help IBM’s enterprise clients effectively adopt Hybrid Cloud. He has an extensive experience of over 13 years in leading high-value research projects and teams to successfully develop and deliver value through fundamentally new solutions, platforms, algorithms and models for Hybrid Cloud, Retail, Building, Agriculture, Smarter Energy and Electronic Design Automation. Amith has a B.Tech in Electrical Engg. from IIT Kharagpur, with a PhD. in Electrical and Computer Engg from Carnegie Mellon University.