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Make Data Work
Feb 17–20, 2015 • San Jose, CA
Arnab Chakraborty

Arnab Chakraborty
Communications Media & Technology Analytics, Accenture


As a managing director at Accenture Analytics, now part of Accenture Digital, Arnab Chakraborty speaks analytics fluently. He serves as the Global Lead for Industry Analytics in Accenture’s advanced analytics practice and is also responsible for driving the Big Data Analytics practice. Arnab has more than 15 years of rich experience in consulting and business analytics across diverse industry sectors. He has significant leadership experience in strategy formulation, business solutioning, client management, business development, service delivery and operations management. Arnab’s experience in analytics and big data spans across marketing, e-commerce, sales, and supply chain management. 

Before joining Accenture, Arnab played a pivotal role in scaling up enterprise wide analytics capabilities globally for the past ten years at Hewlett Packard (HP) and GE Capital (Genpact). Prior to that, he held leadership positions at KPMG Consulting, Wipro Technologies, and Larsen & Toubro. He has worked across High-Tech and Electronics, Financial Services, Consumer Goods and Manufacturing industries. 

Arnab is recognized as an Edelman Laureate by the prestigious Franz Edelman Committee/INFORMS for his contributions in the field of e-commerce / online analytics. Arnab was voted by Analytics India Magazine as one of the 10 Most Influential Analytics Leaders in India in 2014, and by SSON as one of the top 6 Global Sourcing Think-tank (G6) in Asia in 2012. Arnab is a regular author in the field of analytics and operations research in leading journals and magazines. He is also one of the key industry leaders driving the NASSCOM Analytics Special Interest Group. 

Arnab holds an MBA (Gold Medalist) from National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Mumbai, India and a degree in Mechanical Engineering from National Institute of Technology (NIT) Rourkela, India. He is certified in Production and Inventory Management from APICS, USA.


11:20am–11:50am Wednesday, 02/18/2015
Data-Driven Business Day, Sponsored
Location: LL20 A.
Moderated by:
Arnab Chakraborty (Accenture)
Alexander Prinz (Lufthansa Airlines), Reena Tiwari (Cisco Systems Inc.)
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This panel discussion will focus on how organizations can find value, equity and business opportunities in their data supply chain. The modern enterprise data supply chain allows organizations to move, manage and mobilize an ever-increasing amount of data across the organization for consumption by people and things. Read more.