Balaji is serving as Executive director - Global Cyber Capability. He is a technology business executive with core specialization in Cyber Defense.
He has established and operationalized multiple Cyber Security Capability Centers from past 25 years of experience and exposure. He is an innovator and evangelize Technology Innovation as way of life. He has one patent granted, 4 more patents filed and have quite a few technical white Papers. Team worked under him have had more than 170+ patents in last 25 years a prerequisite for Global Cyber Competency Center.
Chandrashekar is an astute and result-oriented technology professional with 20 years of extensive practice experience in areas of Software Product Development, IT Consulting, Project Management, Strategic Planning and Business Analysis, Client Relationship and Solutions Delivery. He has architected and delivered enterprise solutions across different industry verticals. Possess excellent stakeholder management skills and have evaluated alternate business solutions.
He has extensively used Architecture and Program Management skills and expertise in the Microsoft Technology and Java Technology Frameworks for implementing solutions in the areas of Manufacturing, Retail and Trading, Hospitality, Health Care, Logistics & Distribution and Customer Relations.
He provides technology vision and direction for developing and implementing initiatives that create and maintain leadership for the enterprise in a constantly changing and intensely competitive marketplace. He has been involved with the architecture, design, development and deployment of software solutions in Enterprise Solutions Arena. His past experience spans in companies namely, Trigent Software, Reliance Infocomm and Wipro Limited.
Currently, he is involved in providing strategic directions in emerging technologies and developing practice areas namely, Artificial Intellignce, Business Intelligence and Analytics, Big Data, Data Science and Internet of Things.
Prakash has a Doctoral and Master’s degree in Information Technology with experience of over 20 years in the software and global delivery operations covering both Software development & support businesses, mainly in the areas of Big Data and Analytics, Artificial Intelligence. He has headed large India based offshore delivery of software, data, and support functional business units.
Prakash has been an international expert in Artificial Intelligence covering areas like Machine learning, Deep Learning, Semantics & Ontology, Computer Vision and NLP. He was awarded “Mahatma Gandhi International Leadership Award, by British Parliament both houses for his contributions to AI Policy and value addition to several countries AI Policies. He was instrumental in building patent pending frameworks in “Autonomous Health Systems and personal Health Assistants”. He has been an active speaker and contributor to global AI events like AI World and Open AI.
Played Important Business operations leader role with Accenture Global Delivery network of for APAC Operations.Some of his Previois assignments are with Karvy Analytics as a CEO, Tech Mahindra as a global leader – Analytics business, Oracle, iGate Global, Yash Technologies. Prakash had short entrepreneurial stints with Bootstrap Technologies and Todsys Technologies.