Siddharth Taparia is Senior Director of Portfolio and Strategic Marketing at SAP. He is currently responsible for SAP’s Business Network and B2B Solutions. In the past he has held a number of key leadership roles across Business Analytics, Supply Chain and Manufacturing. Over the past decade, Mr. Taparia has also consulted with numerous Fortune 500 companies in industries like Hi-Tech, Energy, Healthcare and Retail in addressing strategic business challenges leveraging Business Analytics, Big Data and Cloud based solutions. Based in Dallas, TX, Mr. Taparia holds a Masters degree in Information and Operations Management from Texas A&M University, College Station and a Bachelor degree in Engineering from Rajiv Gandhi Technical University, India.