Chief Technology Officer, Viome

Guru Banavar PhD

CTO @ Viome, a company that offers unprecedented visibility into the biological ecosystem inside each of us  and delivers personalized food & supplement recommendations to deter chronic disease.

Previously, he was a global Vice President at IBM leading Watson AI research, and a member of CEO Ginni Rometty’s top executive team. He is a recognized thought leader who delivered the 2017 Turing Lecture, and has spoken on the world’s biggest stages including the Nobel Prize (twice), the Aspen Ideas Festival, and the Milken Conference.