Raghu Gnanasekaran

Senior Director Business Development, NetSuite

Raghu Gnanasekaran brings to NetSuite over 13 years’ experience working with partner ecosystems and product management. At NetSuite he played a pivotal role in launching the SuiteCloud developer Network to recruit partners, developers and entrepreneurs to build on the SDN platform. Gnanasekaran currently focuses on the rapid confluence of Ecommerce, CRM and Social Media, assessing how they are transforming relationships between customers and corporations in real time. Prior to joining NetSuite, he spent two years at Salesforce.com where he played an important role in expanding the AppExchange footprint to applications outside the CRM realm, and building a business development team to grow the partner community to more than 500 members. Gnanasekaran also held various strategy and partner positions at PeopleSoft (Oracle) for over eight years, where he was responsible for creating ISV channel programs to penetrate new markets and generate incremental revenue for the company. Mr. Gnanasekaran holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Alabama.