Usman Shuja

Chief Commercial Officer
SparkCognition

As a General Manager for the Industrial IoT business, Usman is responsible for GTM and product offerings for the Industrial markets.

He joined SparkCognition as Vice President of Market Development and has successfully brought multiple AI products to market working with several Fortune 500 clients across Energy, Aerospace and Manufacturing verticals.

Previously, Usman worked as a management consultant at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and in software development and sales roles at IBM.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Texas at Austin, an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a Public Leadership certificate from Kennedy School, Harvard University.

He serves on the US advisory board for the International Cricket Council (ICC), cricket’s world governing body, Dover Energy IIoT and HotelKey, a hotel management Software Company.

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