KEYNOTE: Ajay Datta

Head of Product

As part of the senior leadership team at LinkedIn India, Ajay helms the product team based out of Bangalore, and contributes to the company’s growth chart in the region. His current role entails building new products and devising product strategies for the next wave of professionals signing up on LinkedIn from emerging growth markets.

Prior to LinkedIn, Ajay has worked on the international expansion team for Amazon wherein he was part of the India launch team. After starting his career as a research scientist with DRDO (Defence Research & Development Organization), he has also run two successful technology startups.

With experience spanning over a decade in building new businesses in local, social and technology domains, Ajay brings to LinkedIn his strong product and leadership experience. He is passionate about building products and plays an advisor role to many startups on their product and business strategy. An alumnus of Indian School of Business, his expertise lies in building ground up businesses, driving massive scale, and international expansion.