Karthik Venkatasubramanian is currently a Senior Director at Oracle wherein he has global responsibility for defining and delivering the Data Strategy within Oracle’s Construction and Engineering Business Unit. In a career spanning 20 years across 4 continents, Karthik has been instrumental in building data and analytics capabilities from the ground-up for many organizations across several industries. He has successfully led several large scale digitisation and transformation programs across IT, Sales, Marketing, Finance and Operations that have been the featured in case studies, patent applications, industry publications and international conferences.
He has an Engineering Degree in Electronics and Communication and a MBA from Melbourne Business School. He is also part of the Industry Advisory Board within the Department of Information Systems and Business Analytics at Deakin Business School.
Karthik is a passionate believer in creative innovation through the use of technology and infuses an element of “dataism” in almost every aspect of life. He regularly presents at Universities and industry events globally around the use of data to transform project delivery. His current focus is on the application of data science techniques in solving real world construction and engineering problems.