Kanumuri presented Professional Award in Industrial Engineering
October 26, 2018
Jagannadh Varma Kanumuri was presented with the 2018 Professional Award in Industrial Engineering during the annual Speed School homecoming dinner held October 26 at the Brown Hotel.
Kanumuri is the Founder & CEO of ACI INFOTECH & ACI’s Global Group of Companies where he provides strategic executive leadership and vision for all technology and functional organizations with the global group. He graduated from the Speed School of Engineering at the University of Louisville with a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering in 2000.
An angel investor and growth adviser in numerous high-growth companies including Lyft, Postmates, Kespry and Autofi, Kanumuri founded ACI INFOTECH in 2006 to build innovative IT solutions to the capital markets industry and quickly expanded the company over the course of the next decade to multiple Industry Verticals. Prior to founding ACI INFOTECH, he worked for six years on Wall Street as a technology specialist and has lead cross functional teams developing & delivering critical applications for major investment banks including Citibank, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, ING Investments and Metlife. Kanumuri was also instrumental in establishing multiple business verticals within ACI INFOTECH and build domain competencies for the company across banking & capital markets, higher education, healthcare, e-commerce & logistics, retail, high tech, telecom and manufacturing.
He has created immense value for many clients/businesses by setting their technology direction, digital strategy and execution and has driven the necessary technology rransformation required for their organization success. Additionally, Kanumuri invests and partners with companies in innovative and disruptive technology platforms and products, digital transformation, big data/analytics, management and strategic consulting, companies with strong technology and industry practices, platforms as a service with a unique value proposition.