Ravindra Kondagunta

Ravindra Kondagunta

Ravindra Kondagunta is the founder of Traction Labs, a boutique Growth & Transformation services company specializing in Consumer Insights, Product Development and Management Services.

He is also the lead investor and CEO of Deezmaker, an innovative 3D Printing Workshop and Makerspace based in Pasadena.

Ravindra is an expert in transforming early-stage technologies into production-ready products that meet consumer needs in the Automotive industry.

A career spanning over 25 years across multiple divisions in the automotive industry, Ravindra has had progressive roles in Innovation, Portfolio Strategy, Long-term Cross-Carline Roadmap Planning, Connected Car Telematics Management, Predictive Analytics, Vehicle Line Management, Systems Integration, Manufacturing, System Design & Release Engineering for domestic and export programs.

He is focused on helping Fortune 500 companies find and absorb Start-ups with new technologies into their portfolios.

  • M.B.A: University of Southern California
  • M.S (Engineering): Purdue University
  • B.S (Engineering): Drexel University