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Shrirang "Ranga" Deshpande

COMMON Europe
President
Europe
Shrirang “Ranga” Deshpande, IBM Champion since 2012 and Lifetime Achievement Award of the IT Executive Circle, Belgium, Ranga is President of COMMON Europe and Vice-President of COMMON Belgium. He is Senior Advisor at the IT Executive Circle, a premier CIO think tank in Belgium and is actively engaged in the community as Honorary IT Director at the Institut Jules Bordet, the Comprehensive Cancer Centre of the University of Brussels, Belgium.
Ranga sits on the Common Europe Advisory Council (CEAC) since its launch in 1991 helping IBM shape the future of IBM i.
With a doctorate in Biology, Ranga was Associate Professor, a Scientists’ Pool Officer and a Fellow of the Indian College of Allergy and Applied Immunology previous to his IT career.

Constant improvement of people’s quality of life through the informatics ecosystem is Ranga’s passion. He is a frequent speaker at national and international events.