Lab Head, BATC

Sector Expertise – IT, Analytics

Lux Anantharaman is currently the head the Business Analytics Translation center, at A*STAR, Singapore. He leads a team of business analysts and technology consultants, spearheading the adoption of Big Data analytics in Singaporean SMEs and startups. His mandate also includes mentoring aspiring entrepreneurs and startups in the analytics space. Prior to this engagement, from 2010 to 2013, Lux Anantharaman co-founded a venture-capital backed hardware security start-up, iTwin Pte Ltd. iTwin has launched two hardware products in the past three years and available globally. He has worked at A*STAR since 1997, focused on information security software and services. Lux Anantharaman holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from IIT Chennai (India) and a Master’s degree from IISc Bangalore (India), Lux Anantharaman also holds an MBA with marketing specialization from NUS (Singapore).