Saurabh Chandra is a core member of BCG Platinion, Boston Consulting Group’s integrated digital and technology division, focused on the development and implementation of business-critical internet scale architecture and digital solutions. At BCG, Saurabh works with clients on large scale digital transformation, mergers and acquisitions, new categories incubation, new country launches and expansion, and customer experience and acquisition. His focus is on transformation through deep technologies such as machine learning, data platforms and mobile technologies, the cloud, personalization, and recommendations engines.

Before joining BCG, Saurabh was India Site Head for Data Platform at Visa and an engineering leader at Amazon. He has worked in industries including financial services, retail and fast-moving consumer goods, private equity and venture capital, security, fintech, mergers and acquisitions, supply chain, media, and health and beauty. He has helped Fortune 500 organizations transform to regulatory needs and be compliant and relevant as well as scale up startups to become decacorns with multi-billion exit. He has been an entrepreneur incubating edtech business and exited successfully.

In addition to his work at the firm, Saurabh sits on the board of two internet companies and one enterprise tech (Y-combinator) company, is the owner of three patents by USPTO, is a technology advisor to Google Incubator, and is a visiting faculty member at several Ivy League colleges. He is the author of two books on automation, QC 10, QTP 10 and Automation Framework and Automation Testing.

EDUCATION

  • MBA, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad
  • B.Engg, electronics and communication engineering, Birla Institute of Technology

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Distinguished Alumni, Birla Institute of Technology
  • Merit Rank Holder, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad