Krishnan has strong experience of the Manufacturing sector, both as a software developer and as an advisor to some of the largest companies in the world over the course of his 23 year career. Krishnan’s early career included a software development role with i2 Technologies, a leading provider of supply chain software where he worked as the technical architect on the main supply chain planning product used by some of the largest companies in the world. As an advisor he has worked with several FTSE and mid-sized businesses in the Manufacturing sector covering automotive, electrical components, transportation equipment and heavy machinery. His work in the innovation lifecycle services including R&D tax credits and grants has enabled a number of manufactures to secure substantial cash benefits. Krishnan also retains a strong interest in developing SaaS products and applications utilising the latest technology frameworks and AI concepts. Krishnan has a strong academic record and holds an Integrated Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Mumbai.