SRIDHAR JAGANNATHAN is responsible for all technology aspects of SOFTBANK Emerging Markets, including technical due diligence, technology partnerships, oversight of global IT operations, and guidance to joint venture companies. Sridhar has extensive experience in software development, consulting, technology management and Internet commerce. Prior to joining SOFTBANK, Sridhar was Chief Technology Officer and co-founder of Adatom.com Inc., an ecommerce enabler and marketmaker. Earlier, Sridhar was Technical Director for Internet and eCommerce at Oracle Corporation, where he was in charge of technology strategy, product evolution for ecommerce and implementation. Sridhar has authored several technical papers, presented at technology forums and taught courses in technology, enterprise applications and ecommerce. Sridhar has a doctorate in engineering from University of California, Berkeley and a Master's degree (Sloan Fellow) from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.