Rohit Ranchal is a Squad Lead in the Watson Health business unit at IBM where he is currently leading the design and development of large-scale cloud-based ingestion and storage of various healthcare data formats in compliance with HIPAA, GxP, and GDPR. He is a technical leader and professional researcher experienced in conducting cutting-edge research, designing innovative solutions, and leading development of enterprise services. He has extensive experience in the areas of cloud computing, big data platforms, cybersecurity, and healthcare informatics. Dr. Ranchal received his PhD from Purdue University in 2015 where he was affiliated with Computer Science and CERIAS. A complete list of his publications and patents are available at GScholar. For more information, visit his LinkedIn.