Hariharan Rajasekaran - Senior Manager-Big Data & Analytics, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Germany

Hariharan Rajasekaran is the Big Data Lead for Germany at Cognizant Technology Solutions. His major role is to enable his clients to develop and deploy Big Data and analytics solutions that make a difference to their business. He is captivated by the disruptive nature of new technologies and helps clients in developing new business models and technology strategies to stay relevant in the marketplace. He brings over 10 years of experience in the fields of cloud computing, loT and Big Data Analytics.

Prior to joining Cognizant, Hariharan was a senior business analyst at AGT International, where he was responsible for pioneering innovative loT analytics in the Sports and Entertainment sector leading to a startup in this space. He is also the co-founder of Klarplus GmbH, a fintec startup, focused on delivering personalized financial advice to consumers.

Hariharan is a graduate of the ESSEC (Paris) & Mannheim Business Schools. He holds a Masters degree in Communication Engineering from the Technical University of Munich and a Bachelors degree in Engineering from the University of Madras.