Anjul Bhambhri is currently IBM's Vice President of Big Data Products, overseeing product strategy, development and business partnerships. She is a big data enthusiast, thought leader and industry influencer. She drives business with large clients across the industry, academia, and government. Previously at IBM, Anjul focused on application and data lifecycle management tools and spearheaded the development of XML capabilities in DB2 database server. She has 25 years of experience in the database industry and has held engineering and management positions at IBM, Informix and Sybase. In 2009, she received the YWCA of Silicon Valley's "Tribute to Women in Technology" Award. She holds a degree in Electrical Engineering.