Shailendra Kumar

Vice President and Chief Evangelist
SAP

Shailendra is the Chief Evangelist for Analytics and Leonardo in the
APJ&GC region. He is responsible for driving innovative ideas and
discussions with SAPs clients in the region.

With an experience of over 23 years working with Corporates, Software
Vendors and Consulting companies to deliver over One Billion Dollars through advanced
analytics, Shailendra joined SAP in July 2017. He has established and lead several data
science businesses to generate revenue and drive incremental growth by creating multiple
cognitive solutions across a variety of sectors, including: High Tech, Financial Services,
Retail and Public Sector.

He has published multiple articles about analytics and cognitive solutions; and recently
published an Amazon bestseller “Making Money out of Data” which showcases five
business stories from various industries on how successful companies make millions of
dollars in incremental value using analytics.

Prior to joining SAP, Shailendra held senior executive level positions at IBM, Accenture,
Woolworths and Coles.

Shailendra can be followed on Twitter at https://twitter.com/meisShaily and connected on
Linkedin at https://www.linkedin.com/in/shaily/