Kumaran Ramanathan

President, Foundry

Kumaran 'Ram' Ramanathan is Chief Executive of IDG Global Services. IDG Global Services consists of IDG Global Solutions, IDG Strategic Marketing Services, US Corporate Sales and IDG Research. Global Services has teams in Boston, New York, San Francisco, London, Munich, Madrid, Stockholm, Prague, Amsterdam, Warsaw, Bangalore, Sydney, Seoul, Singapore, Tokyo and Beijing. Mr. Ramanathan joined IDG Global Solutions as Managing Director in October of 2010 and has since served as President of IDG Global Solutions from November 2013 to October 2015. He has been instrumental in fueling substantial growth in marketing services in recent years cross Asia Pacific, Europe and Latin America.

Articles by Kumaran Ramanathan


What does innovation owe to trust? Everything.

Foundry President Kumaran Ramanathan reflects on the pace of innovation over the last 20+ years, and highlights the importance of trust on the part of buyers and adopters for tech to thrive. [...]

  • Executive Voices
  • IT buyers journey
  • IT decision-maker
  • Marketing tactics