Lakshminarayanan Vaidyanathasamy (aka LNV Samy) joined ClockOn as its Chief Executive Officer in June 2017. He has been associated with ClockOn as adviser and consultant since inception and joined the Board of ClockOn in 2015.
Prior to joining ClockOn was with Unisys for 17 years and performed various roles including Global Leader for Technology Program Management Office and Leader of Technology Centers in Australia, China and India. He previously held key positions in organizations including BAE Systems (Australia), Fujitsu Australia, and ABB India.
He is currently Mentor for an initiative called "LaunchPad" focusing on coaching, mentoring and guiding Indian entrepreneurs to succeed in their start-ups. He is also an Advisory Board Member of the Allana Institute of Management Sciences, India.
He is a member of IEEE and a senior member of the Australian Computer Society. He has served as a member of a number of eminent industry bodies including the Industry Advisory Committee – Macquarie University, ICT R&D Roundtable – Austrade, Commonwealth of Australia.
He has published several papers in software engineering in a number of international conferences and journals.
He holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree(Honours) from the University of Madras, India,a Master's degree in Technology, Software Engineering, from Macquarie University, Australia, and a Master's degree in Business Administration from Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Australia.