Smitha Soman has spent the last 4 years immersed in blockchain and has created more than 16 pieces of research and thought leadership charting the evolution of blockchain, as part of the IBM Institute for Business Value. She is a passionate advocate for blockchain’s potential to transform business and uses every opportunity to speak at various IBM and external events.
Pre-blockchain, Smitha Soman has over 10 years of experience in Business & Technology Transformation, Organizational Change Management, Project Management and IT Services Management. She’s a computer engineer, a trained IBM Design Thinking practitioner and Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.
Smitha believes that ‘a small group of committed people can change the world’, and serves her community and company as an executive speaker, volunteer, mentor and recruiter.