Advisory Board Member Profile 2017
Rick (Rakesh) Parimi
Chief Enterprise Architect
Areas of Expertise
Big Data Strategy;Big Data & Marketing;Big Data & Operations;Data Analytics for Finance & HR;Reducing Risk Through Big Data;Driving Innovation with Big Data;Big Data Technologies & Infrastructure;Implementation Issues with Big Data
I am best known as a transformative and turnaround executive in business and technology with leadership and management experience. I hold MBA from the prestigious New York University's Stern School of Business with specialization in Corporate Finance, Strategy and Operations. I graduated with Bachelors in Computer Science (India) in 1999 and Masters in Computer Science (SUNY, Albany, NY) in 2001. In 2016, I received Fellowship from Harvard University's T. H. Chan School of Public Health for my leadership in Information Technology in Healthcare.
I have been engaged in Information Technology enablement across various industries ranging from Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Financial Services, Healthcare and Software Product Development for twenty years, since 1996.
I have progressively held leadership positions in corporate and consulting capacity with responsibilities to drive business transformation, cost optimization via budgetary allocations and financial controls.
Expertise: Business Transformation, Innovation, SaaS, PaaS, Cloud, Digital and Mobile across Product Development, Services and Corporate IT.
Previously, I served as interim / advisory CIO to organizations providing advisory services for cloud, mobile and digital enablement.