Jamil Azher is CTO of Nuarca focusing on technology strategy and execution. Jamil has over 25 years of experience in software development and technology management. Most recently, he worked as Principal Architect, Machine Learning & IoT for Microsoft in Silicon Valley. During his career, Jamil worked with Fortune 100 companies in Financial Services, Hi-Tech Manufacturing, Healthcare and Retail sectors, advising them on Enterprise Architecture and IT Strategy. Jamil is also the author of several books on Application Lifecyle Management. He received a Master’s degree in Information Technology from Harvard and a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Caltech. Jamil lives in the San Francisco Bay Area and is also involved in fostering innovation and entrepreneurship in South Asia.