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Anand Srinivasan, Founder/CEO
Anand has a sound track record in Analytics and embedding analytics into business processes. Anand began his career at Sabre Airline Solutions, building mathematical and optimization models for forecasting, pricing, revenue management and fleet assignment. He has successfully implemented these sophisticated decision support tools at major airlines worldwide.
Anand was instrumental in setting up Sabre India operations and was responsible for upping the ante on reinforcing analytical expertise for Sabre in India. Subsequent to that, he was with Dell Analytics in the Financial Services domain, focusing on Risk Management and operations bringing analytical insights to areas like recoveries and collections of bad debt. As a fraternity enthusiast, he currently serves in the credentialing committee of INFORMS and is driving to build an analytical Body of Knowledge and a certification and credentialing process for Analytics professionals worldwide.
Anand holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras and a Masters degree in Operations Research from Purdue University.
Anand Srikumar, Director-Business Consultancy
Anand Srikumar’s brings in diverse and a rich portfolio of experience while his skill sets include analytics driven retail banking portfolio management and business consultancy. He began his career as an Electrochemical engineer with stints in Lithium Energy Associates Inc. and Duracell specializing in battery research.
Subsequently – after getting an MBA, Anand worked with GE MoneyBank in Germany managing two retail portfolios. He was one of the key members involved in setting up the off shore analytics and MIS team in Bangalore. Then Anand moved to Standard Chartered Bank India, where he pioneered the development and implementation of the bureau strategy in retail asset portfolio management. This was instrumental in SCB India portfolios having the lowest loss rates in the industry during the 2008-09 credit crisis. He was also a key member of due diligence teams in portfolio acquisition and sales.
Anand currently heads Business Consulting at D Square which involves combining analytics, finance and technology to quantify and optimize IT investments for clients.
Anand holds a Bachelor’s in Electrochemical engineering from the Central Electrochemical Research Institute, Karaikudi, a Masters degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of South Carolina and an MBA from the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad.