Internet-connected “smart” devices can help transform fast-developing cities in Asia and the Pacific into safe and sustainable urban centers.
Arun Ramamurthy designs and implements digital technology solutions and innovations in development economics. His recent work includes piloting connectivity and communications technologies in Bhutan and Myanmar. He is involved in conceptualizing Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence solutions through ADB interventions in several countries. He was with Tata Consultancy Services in India, and worked in the United States, United Kingdom, and Singapore before joining ADB.