ABOUT

The Team

Amit Kumar

Director - Intelligent Automation and Accelerated Analytics (IA3)

 

Amit leads the Intelligent Automation and Accelerated Analytics (IA3) practice at SKP. He is responsible for growing the practice globally and providing thought leadership for the emerging industry trends. He drives the “Value from Data” initiative at SKP, which helps clients realize the potential of data. He is an Aerospace Engineer by qualification and holds M.Tech and B.Tech degrees from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay. He has 13+ years of experience in advanced analytics and data science.

Some key activities undertaken by Amit and his team are:

  • Consulting companies looking to use leading data science methods to leverage value out of their data. This drives process optimization, which helps create value for their business.
  • Guiding companies to choose a data strategy that helps them achieve a sustainable leadership position in the market. This includes identifying, examining, and using surrogate data to define solutions suited to the organizations circumstances.
  • Conducting exploratory workshops to uncover opportunities that lie under layers of enterprise data, and using them to address specific business challenges.
  • Keeping abreast of the latest advancements in analytics, especially machine learning, deep learning, and text mining. Amit frequently contributes to thought leadership for ‘Advanced Analytics and its Applications’ at multiple analytics forums.
     

Amit’s diverse experience spans sectors like Telecom, BFSI, Retail, and Healthcare, and CPG functions like Customer, Sales, Marketing, Claims, Supply Chain, Operations and HR. This 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 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.”