Product { Strategist , Manager , Marketer }

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About Me

My name is Abhinav Gupta and I am Senior Director of Product Management at Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. Prior to Oracle, I have worked at two start-ups  – Ravello Systems (acquired by Oracle) & Jasomi Networks (acquired by Ditech Networks) – and large organizations (Cisco, IBM Global Business Services, BlackBerry) in Product Management, Product Marketing, Strategy Consulting, Product Development across US, Canada and India.

I have a MBA in Marketing & Strategy from UCLA’s Anderson School of Management, a MS in Computer Science from University of Calgary and a BE in Electronics & Comms. Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology. I was a Dean’s Scholar (top 5% of class) at UCLA, an Alberta Ingenuity and iCORE scholar at University of Calgary and the University Gold Medalist at Birla Institute of Technology.


As a product strategist, I have brought new products to market at Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (Ravello on Bare Metal Cloud), Ravello Systems (Network & Security SmartLab), Cisco (C891-24X) and BlackBerry (Mobile Voice Solution) building multi-million dollar run-rate from scratch. As an experienced Product Manager, I have managed P&Ls worth $580M covering 60+ products – and led Y/Y portfolio revenue growth.

I have presented at business & technical conferences and have been featured in professional magazines (SDXCentral, PacketPushers).

I am also an inventor, and have seven patents – US 8559960 , US 8452291US 8208931CA 2729502CA 2694447EP2348749A1, CA2721475


I live in Campbell, California with my wife Pratikhya & son Neil.


Pratikhya works as a Senior Research Associate at Portola Pharmaceuticals and has published many papers in reputed biotech journals featuring her research. She likes to make jewelry as a hobby. 


Neil is an awesome kid. He likes to play & chew his toys (and do other things that 11 month olds do!).


In my free time, I like to play with new technology services, gadgets, and also like to go on hikes. You will often find us walking the scenic California trails over the weekends.


Pratikhya & I love to travel. Here are the countries that we have been to – and plan to resume our wanderlust in summer 2017 once Neil is a little older.