Seagate Technology announced the appointment of Ravi Naik as chief information officer (CIO).
Before joining Seagate, Ravi Naik was the senior vice president of technology at Katerra, a technology startup revolutionizing the construction industry.
Before Katerra, Ravi Naik was SanDisk’s chief information officer. Ravi Naik began his career in 1993 in India, working for HP, where he focused on ERP.
Ravi Naik joined 3Com in 1997, and spent the next seven years there leading software development teams implementing ERP, web applications and supply chain systems.
In 2005, Ravi Naik joined Mercury Interactive to lead a major ERP implementation for that company. He remained with Mercury after its acquisition by HP in 2006 to help lead technology integration efforts.
In 2007, Ravi Naik joined SanDisk to lead an ERP implementation and was eventually appointed as CIO, remaining with the organization through its sale to Western Digital in 2016. Naik holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Mumbai.