Our Advisory Team


Kobus is an award-winning Information and Communications Technology professional harnessing cross functional and multi-disciplinary teams to achieve major enterprise change programs in the financial services, public sector and consulting industries. Skilled in integrating knowledge of IT best practices, client strategic and operational objectives to develop implementable and measurable outcomes and roadmaps to deliver end-customer experiences in digital and brick-and-mortar businesses.

Kobus Dippenaar

Strategic Advisor

Dr. Ch. Aswani Kumar is Professor & Dean of School of Information Technology and Engineering, VIT University, Vellore, India. He holds a PhD degree in Computer Science from VIT University. His research interests are machine learning, data science and information security. He has published 90 refereed research papers so far and has executed two research projects as a principal investigator funded by DST, Govt of India and NBHM, Govt. of India. Presently he is the principal investigator of a major research project funded by Dept. of Science and Technology, Govt. of India under Cognitive Science Research Initiative Program.

Dr. Chi. Aswani Kumar

Technology Advisor

Professor in Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta.
Research in machine learning and its applications to big data.

Prof.Le Song

Technology Advisor

Jeffrey Strickland provides predictive analytics support for a top Fortune 500 company with a Big Data problem. Works with SAS Enterprise Miner, IMB SPSS Modeler, R programming, Python, and MATLAB to perform analytics projects, including data mining, predictive and statistical analysis, forecasting, and optimization.
Responsible for creating strategy roadmaps for analytics at organizations, and architect solution blueprints for analytics like forecasts, simulation, and what-if scenarios.

Jeffrey Strickland, PhD, CMSP

Strategic Advisor

Inderjit Dhillon is the Gottesman Family Centennial Professor of Computer Science and Mathematics at UT Austin, where he is also the Director of the ICES Center for Big Data Analytics.He received his B.Tech. degree from IIT Bombay, and Ph.D. from UC Berkeley. Inderjit has received several prestigious awards, including the ICES Distinguished Research Award, the SIAM Outstanding Paper Prize, the Moncrief Grand Challenge Award, the SIAM Linear Algebra Prize, the University Research Excellence Award, and the NSF Career Award. He has published over 120 journal and conference papers.


Technology Advisor

Anil Batra is an Entrepreneurial MBA with over 17 years of experience in Digital Marketing, Digital Advertising, Analytics,
Ad targeting and Personalization. Expert in Web Analytics, Business Intelligence, Behavioral Targeting,
Business Development, Product Management, Technology and Consulting. Helped fortune 500 companies increase their conversions and ROI on web.

Anil Batra

Business Advisor