Shamkant Dunbray is an Advisor in the areas of Information Security and IT at Exusia, Inc.
Prior to that Shamkant was a Partner, Chief Information Security Officer and Head of Exusia’s Asia practice which is based in India with headquarters in Pune, Maharashtra. Shamkant was responsible for client engagements and the firm’s delivery centers across India along with Exusia IT and ISO Security functions. As a Head of Asia, Shamkant managed Exusia’s end to end data management solution offerings and provides oversight and quality assurance across client business verticals and accounts. Shamkant brings 28 years of experience in software development and consulting with specialization in Data Engineering, Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence and Analytics, including 18 years in the U.S. delivering high quality data centric solutions to his various clients in North America while he was employed with Accenture, Hewlett-Packard and various bay area start-ups.
Shamkant has extensive experience across the entire data engineering life cycle with cloud-based technologies and delivery portfolio, which includes project management, requirements gathering, data modeling and design, ETL and Business Intelligence (BI) architecture, development and testing for large scale data warehouses. He has implemented large scale data solutions using various tools such as Informatica, DataStage, Talend, Oracle warehouse builder and BI tools including Actuate, Cognos, Business Objects and OBIEE. Recently he has managed various Azure and AWS cloud-based services POC.
Prior to Exusia, Shamkant was a Director at Sears Holding India, responsible for heading Marketing and Pricing BU’s project delivery portfolios. Before coming to India, Shamkant worked in the U.S. for various companies like Salesforce.com, Accenture, Stryker, Hewlett-Packard and various bay area start-ups. With Hewlett-Packard, Shamkant traveled extensively throughout the U.S. providing high value consulting services to various clients such as Wells Fargo, Blue-cross Blue-shield of California and British Petroleum.
Shamkant has a BE (Bachelor of Computer Engineering) from PICT, Pune University, India. He has also completed extension courses at various U.S. universities such as UCLA, UC Berkeley and UC San Francisco. Recently, He has completed Big Data Engineering post-graduation from BITS Pilani.
Besides work, Shamkant is enjoys his quality time with his wife and two kids and is passionate about leading a healthy lifestyle.