Viral Chawda

  • Name:
    Viral Chawda
  • Background:
    Managing Director - Data Science & Innovation
  • Company:
    KPMG
  • From:
    Dallas, Texas

Viral Chawda has more than 19 years of experience in helping organizations create value from their Data Assets. His D&A experience spans across industries – with focus on helping global organizations achieve their strategic goals by fully leveraging their data assets. He is currently helping some of the large Government organizations as well as fortune 500 companies with use of data and advanced analytics in optimizing risk and generating opportunities for growth. Viral had lead numerous D&A based Innovation initiatives resulting in Asset based solution developments.

He has significant experience in sales and delivery of complex full life cycle engagements involving advanced analytics & visualization techniques. He has helped numerous global organizations in monetizing their Data Assets. Prior to KPMG Viral has worked in leadership capacity at PwC, Oracle, Hyperion, Cognos (IBM Company) & in Financial Services industry.

His unique business background with combination of process and technology expertise makes him an exceptional Business & Data Analytics leader. He is an accomplished speaker at various events including FEI, TiECon, TEXATA, CFO summit, Big Data Summit, ASMC, Amer. Assoc. of Accounting as well as Vendor events.

Viral has worked in several industries including Government, Healthcare, FS & Diversified Industrial. He has directly lead a team of 12+ Sr Data Scientist, Software Enggs and Domain SMEs.