Our Team

Our team is a combination of young, talented data scientists and experienced analytics experts. Each of our employees have an engineering or statistics degree from a premier institution. Profiles of some of our senior team members:


Raj Bhatt

CEO

Raj leads business development and alliances. He also provides advice on solving business problems.

Raj has more than 20 years of experience in analytics and management consulting. Before KF, he led CRM Analytics at Marketics-WNS. Raj has also held senior positions at Booz & Co. (New York) and Adventis (New York).

He holds an MBA degree from IIM Ahmedabad, and a B.Tech. degree from IIT Bombay.

Girish Ramachandra, Ph.D.

VP, Services

Girish has led our delivery team since our inception. His expertise spans predictive analytics, forecasting, optimization and machine learning.

Before KF, Girish worked for Citibank's Global Decision Management team.

He is a Mechanical Engineer from NIT, Suratkal. He also holds MS & Ph.D. degrees in Industrial Engineering & Operations Research from North Carolina State University. During his Ph.D., he worked at SAS Institute.

Mohan Varadarajan

VP, Products

Mohan joined Knowledge Foundry as a result of the Knolseed Technologies acquisition. Before being co-founder of Knolseed, he has built software for Nokia-Siemens, Motorola and Amazon. At Amazon, he worked with the Amazon Web Services (AWS) team that built the Amazon Flexible Payments Service(FPS), where he built several key components of the distributed transaction processing system.

He holds a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Bangalore University.

Dhritiman Borkakoti

Manager

Dhritiman leads client engagements at KF. He has helped retail, manufacturing, telecom, technology and new economy companies in the areas of strategy, analytics, operations and organisation.

Before KF, he has developed software products (IBM) and advised corporates on business problems (MXV Consulting) for the past 10 years.

He holds an MBA degree from IIM Calcutta, and a B.Tech from NIT, Warangal.