Dr. Sreerama K. Murthy

Co-Founder and CEO - Quadratic Insights
Professor at INSOFE


Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science from Johns Hopkins University, USA
  • M.Tech. in Computer Science from IIT Madras, India
  • B.E. in Computer Science from Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad, India


  • Dr. Sreerama K. Murthy is an experienced data scientist; a globally respected mentor in AI, machine learning, big data & automation; and a successful serial entrepreneur.
  • With experience spanning three decades, Dr. Murthy has been called the first Indian to earn a PhD in Machine Learning (Johns Hopkins University, 1995).
  • Over three decades, Dr. Murthy applied AI and data science to hundreds of problems across industries, functions and geographies.
  • Some recent examples of his work include - real-time fraud detection in banking, data-centric determination of the side effects of drug use, AI for fashion and styling, serendipitous placement of advertisements, etc.
  • His image & text analytics work with Hubble Space Telescope, sophisticated computer-aided medical diagnosis systems, use of machine learning for individualized teaching and vocational skilling, plus his entrepreneurial activities on AI-driven logistics, digital rights management and data compression, perhaps justify labels like “AI Visionary” and “Big Data Rockstar” that have been bestowed upon him by the community.
  • Dr. Murthy has published scores of international publications in AI/ML and submitted 22 patent applications (9 issued).
  • Dr. Sreerama Murthy has been an invited AI speaker at prestigious international forums like the Trilateral Commission, the US-India Forum, CII National Summit, Concordia Summit for Latin America, etc.
  • His deep passion for teaching and mentoring made him fall in love with Insofe from day-one, and also got him listed among the “ten most prominent analytics academicians” in India (2014).

Areas of Expertise

  • Machine Learning, AI-driven Digital Transformation, Intelligent Data Infrastructures, Fintech, Healthcare & Media Analytics

Lab/Research Group Affiliation