(BALTIMORE – April 21, 2017) – Gnanadesikan (Ram) Ramanujam was honored yesterday at Black Wall Street BWI-THURGOOD MARSHALL AIRPORT.
Who is Ram?
(Ram) Ramanujam is President and CEO of Somat Engineering, Inc. (Somat), responsible for the leadership, planning, and strategic direction of the firm. Ram began his career as a geotechnical field engineer at Somat in 1989 upon completion of graduate school, and it is the only professional job he has ever held. As a result, he is intimately familiar with all aspects of Somat’s work and our team, having participated in and contributed to our growth for nearly 30 years. He became the President and CEO in 2000, and has led the firm to successfully expand into new markets and services areas, under the guidance and principles of our Founder and Chairman, Ramji Patel.
A resident of Canton, Michigan, Ram is a dedicated participant in local business, civic, religious, and charitable activities. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Michigan. Ram is married with two sons, and is an avid fan of Detroit Pistons basketball.