Mani Sundaram is Senior Vice President of Akamai’s Global Services and Support Organization. He leads Professional Services, Services Product Management and Marketing, Security Services (including the Security Operations Centers), Account Management, and Customer Support.
Mr. Sundaram joined Akamai in 2007 as an architect in Professional Services consulting with large media businesses. He was instrumental to creating a new services and support paradigm leveraged by Akamai customers to manage the largest online events in the world.
Mr. Sundaram has also been responsible for assimilating Akamai’s services teams around the world into a single, global organization. With the integration of Prolexic security services into Akamai’s global services organization, for example, Mr. Sundaram helped establish Akamai as a leading security vendor.
Prior to Akamai, Mr. Sundaram worked in various roles in engineering, marketing, and client services at Virtify Inc. and Stratus Technologies. He has a Master’s degree in Computer Science from Northeastern University, a Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems from BITS Pilani in India, and has completed the Certificate of Special Studies in Administration and Management from Harvard University Extension School.