Dhanasekhar SennaiyanVice President – Quality Engineering & BI/Analytics Practices
Dhanasekhar (Dhana) heads Quality Engineering & BI / Analytics Practices at KGISL GSS. He leads the company’s strategy for delivering best in class services to the digital customers by augmenting newer capabilities, continuous enablement for talent and partnering with industry leading tools / technology vendors. Before joining KGISL, Dhana spent 13 years in Cognizant delivering Quality Engineering and Assurances to top global customers and also provided thought leadership in areas like digital transformation, consulting and strategic solutions, P&L ownership, business development / pre-sales. Dhana is very passionate about data, statistics, research and is certified in Six Sigma Black Belt and Data science.
Dhana is a digital evangelist and has a T-shaped personality with 2 distinct dimensions:
- Breadth of experience garnered from diverse systems he has worked from systems of records (legacy) to systems of engagement (distributed) to systems of insight (SMAC stack)
- In-depth expertise in Quality Engineering & Analytics areas spanning program / delivery management, pre-sales/business development and also sales for large global customers
He holds a PG Diploma in Business Administration, Master’s Degree in Foreign Trade (International Business), & Bachelors degree in Engineering from premier institutions in India. He emphasizes continuous learning and holds many industry reputed certifications, the notable ones being “Six Sigma Black Belt” certification from Indian Institute of Statistics, “Data Science” certification from Microsoft edX and “Certified Scrum Master” from Scrum Alliance.
Dhana is an avid reader, active blogger and an aspiring writer. Robotics is his new hobby which he picked up from his son MJ.