Rangaswami joined salesforce.com in October 2010 as salesforce.com’s first Chief Scientist. Prior to joining, Rangaswami spent four years at BT in London, most recently as Chief Scientist of the BT Group. He brings over 30 years’ of technology experience to salesforce.com with large multinational companies. This includes holding the role of global chief information officer at investment bank Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, which he joined in 1997. He is a Trustee of the Web Science Trust and of the Computer History Museum. He is also a venture partner at Anthemis Group, a Fellow of the British Computer Society, a Fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts, a Chartered IT Professional of the British Computer Society. He writes a popular blog called Confused of Calcutta, and contributed a guest chapter to The Cluetrain Manifesto, a best-selling business book. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Statistics from St. Xavier’s College, University of Calcutta.