With close to three decades of exceptional expertise in technology engineering and management, Rajat stands as a true industry veteran. He is currently the Senior VP and Head of Digital Product Solutions Technology at Franklin Templeton, where he’s worked in various roles, focusing on Distribution, Investment Operations, and Enterprise Data & Analytics. He led major multi-year projects, including re-platforming investment operations, data mastering, and data integration; and has also been involved in Franklin Templeton's move to the Cloud and transforming technology and operations models. Before joining Franklin Templeton in 2002, Rajat worked at Sapient as an architect, helping clients with system implementations and strategic projects. He holds a B.E. degree in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University.