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Amit Kumar

Director - Intelligent Automation and Accelerated Analytics (IA3)

 

Amit leads Intelligent Automation and Accelerated Analytics practice at SKP and is responsible for growing the practice globally and providing thought leadership for the emerging industry trends. He drives “Value from Data” – one of the key initiatives of SKP, to help clients realize the potential of data. He is an Aerospace Engineer by qualification and holds M.Tech and B.Tech degree from IIT Bombay. He has 13+ years of experience in Advanced Analytics and Data science.  

  • Amit consults companies in applying leading Data science methods to leverage value out of the data thereby contributing to optimizing the processes to drive tangible business value.
  • He guides companies in choosing an appropriate data strategy from the long-term sustainability of leadership position in the market. These include examining available opportunities to identify and explore relevant surrogate data to contribute to specific business circumstances.
  • He conducts exploratory workshops to discuss opportunities that lie under the layers of enterprise data and uses it to drill down to specific business challenges that it can address, thereby deriving a value for the data.
  • He keeps abreast with latest advancements in Analytics like Machine learning, Deep learning, and Text mining. Amit continually contributes to thought leadership in the areas of Advanced analytics and its’ applications at multiple Analytics forums.

He has diverse experience in sectors like Telecom, BFSI, Retail, Healthcare and CPG across functions like Customer, Sales, Marketing, Claims, Supply Chain, Operations and HR. His select experience includes:

  • Data science driven Customer value management solutions for multiple Telecom companies in SE Asia, India, Middle East, and Europe using Big Data technologies.  
  • Setting up the Analytics Centre of Excellence for the Indian operations of Fortune 500 companies.
  • Customer contact strategy for a leading insurance player to increase collections by 20%.
  • Advanced Image recognition implementation.

He truly believes that “Nothing is too complex to solve -> It is a journey to find value from Data.”  

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