Sam Somashekar

Principal Analyst, Forrester

Sam Somashekar is an accomplished product leader with a track record of taking a customer-centric approach to help companies succeed and grow revenue, market share and profitability. He has 25 years of experience in enterprise product management and development, market research and strategy, marketing, and business development. His experience spans public and private companies including NICE Actimize and CA Technologies, as well as independent consulting across industries such as high tech, financial services, consumer packaged goods and entertainment.

Sam has served on the board of AFCOM’s Data Center Institute. He has authored numerous articles and white papers on the subject of enterprise IT management, been quoted in articles appearing in industry publications such as InfoWorld and Computerworld, and spoken regularly at various global industry events.

Sam holds a BA in computer science and biology from New York University.