About Digital Water Works

Digital Water Works is dedicated to innovating exclusively for the global water and wastewater industry.  We bring superior infrastructure digital twin solutions to municipal and investor-owned water and wastewater utilities worldwide.

Our digital twin solutions will empower you to enhance your operational visibility, improve efficiency, optimize capital spending, and lower the total cost of ownership of your wet infrastructure.

We strategically combine the power of cloud computing, AI, IoT sensors, pervasive engineering simulation, GIS, enterprise asset management and advanced analytics to seamlessly build and implement comprehensive, reliable digital twin solutions for smarter, more sustainable and resilient wet infrastructure. 

The result is right-time, actionable insights for you to optimize and transform your business and to keep your infrastructure operating well into the future at the lowest life cycle cost.

Established in 2018, we are a new breed of engineering technology solutions provider based in Denver, CO. Our executive team includes highly respected, award-winning leaders in the global water and wastewater industry with in-depth knowledge and expertise, a clear vision for the future, and a commitment to service excellence. We are supported by a Board of Directors and an Advisory Board of leading technology, management and engineering experts serving the water industry.

Meet our executive leaders


Chief Executive Officer

Paul Boulos is one of the world’s foremost experts on water resources and navigation engineering and the author of ten authoritative books and over 200 technical articles on issues critical to the water and wastewater industry. He has received numerous honors and awards, including notable technical awards for excellence in scholarship from the American Water Works Association, the Environmental Protection Agency and the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE); the ASCE Parcel-Sverdrup Civil Engineering Management Award; the ASCE Simon W. Freese Environmental Engineering Award and Lecture; the University of Kentucky Hall of Distinction; and the U.S. Ellis Island Medal of Honor, among many others.  
Read more/less   He was awarded Honorary Diplomate status by the American Academy of Water Resources Engineers (AAWRE) and Distinguished Diplomate status by the Academy of Coastal, Ocean, Port & Navigation Engineers (ACOPNE), the top honors for both Academies. He was also elected to the grade of Distinguished Member of ASCE, the Society’s highest honor; to the European Academy of Sciences and Arts, one of Europe’s most prestigious scientific organizations; and to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE), the highest professional distinction accorded to an engineer.   Prior to Digital Water Works, Paul was Chairman and CEO of Innovyze, and President of MWH Global and a member of its Board of Directors. Paul holds a B.S. in general science from the Lebanese American University, as well as a B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. in civil engineering from the University of Kentucky and has completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard University.


Chief Operating Officer

Ram Pratti joined Digital Water Works as Chief Operating Officer from Bentley Systems where he served as Vice President of Customer Success, responsible for enabling strategic ENR500 organizations around the globe to Accelerate Going Digital. In that role, he acted on behalf of customers as their advocate, and helps them achieve maximum value from their investment in Bentley solutions.

Prior to Bentley Systems, Ram spent more than 20 years at Weston Solutions, Inc., a global Environmental and Infrastructure Solutions firm, where he was responsible for a wide range of operational, technology and financial functions. He held various senior management positions including Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, and Vice President and Managing Director of Global Operations.

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Having held a variety of roles in Asia and America, his diversified in-depth progressive experience includes unique blend of executive leadership, stakeholder engagement, information technology, product management, consulting, client development, team building and global operations.

Ram holds a B.S. in civil engineering from Andhra University, India; and an M.S. with specializations in computer science, GIS and management information systems from Minnesota State University; and has completed Leading Strategic Growth executive course at Columbia University.