Dr Meeta Yadav

Dr Meeta Yadav

Director of the Singapore Research Center, IBM

Meeta Yadav, Phd, is the Director of the Singapore Research Center, previous to that

she was the Chief Data Officer for Blockchain Technologies at IBM. Meeta led the

data group for blockchain and was responsible for managing the business unit's

Global data and establishing data governance policies, operationalizing IBM’s

Blockchain offerings, understanding market insights, developing customer

engagement strategy, and creating business value from data. As a product officer,

Meeta led the delivery of industry leading IBM Blockchain Platform to the market

(Gartner). Her work on Blockchain earned her a spot in the top 5 data officers of

2016 by Innovation Enterprise Magazine. Previously, Meeta was the Chief

Technology Officer of Innovation for IBM Middleware where she led the Emerging

Technology Institute. Her work involved incubating business ideas, working on

business acquisitions and delivering innovative technology MVPs internally and to

customers (Enterprise IoT, High Performance Messaging Appliances, Business Hub,

Blockchain). Meeta is an adjunct professor at North Carolina State University and

has been teaching advanced graduate computer chip design courses for 12 years.

Her course has been adopted by 27 universities across the world and her students

are leading hardware verification and design at many of the technology fortune 100