Vattikuti Technologies is promoted by Raj Vattikuti - entrepreneur, businessman and philanthropist based in Michigan, USA. His vision created many industry firsts and whose contributions to the social cause helped in establishing the world’s leading Vattikuti Urology Institute at Henry Ford Hospital in Michigan, USA. He began this venture with a mission to extend world class robotic surgery to other parts of the world.
His major accomplishments are the establishment of a series of group companies starting with Covansys Inc. in 1985, which was listed on NASDAQ in 1997, the creation of the Vattikuti Foundation in 1997, Synova in 1998, and Altimetrik in 2013. Covansys was sold to Computer Sciences Corporation in July 2007 for $1.3 Billion with over 8,000 employees worldwide.
Raj received the Lifetime Achievement Award for contributions to the information technology industry from Dykema Gossett in May 2001 followed by many awards for community participation and for advancement in industry including prestigious Woodrow Wilson Award for Corporate Citizenship, received in 2007. Mr. Vattikuti holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from the College of Engineering, Guindy, India and a Master of Science degree in electrical and computer engineering from Wayne State University. Mr. Vattikuti also holds an honorary doctorate in business administration from the Bryant College.
Vattikuti Technologies with offices in USA and India are providing sales and services of the da Vinci® robotic surgery systems in India.