IT Sourcing, Partner & Vendor Risk Management Evangelist
Meenakshi SUNDARAM is an IT Sourcing, Partner & Vendor Risk Management Evangelist with solid experience in both buy & sell side.
He has diversified experience in Global delivery, Outsourcing & Offshoring, Captive centers, IT & third party (Vendor) Risk Management, Strategic Sourcing & procurement, along with a strong foundation in delivery management.
He brings in a decade of rich experience being part of an international financial institution in a highly regulated industry, in various advisory roles in IT Sourcing, Vendor Management, IT/Third party risk management. Prior to that, he has Global work experience with various Manufacturing, Pharma and Telecom sector customers as a strategic vendor. He is experienced in building & nurturing customer relationships in both IT and Business.
From a continuous learning perspective, he has undergone various trainings including Agile Product Owner (PO), Professional Agile leadership (PAL) and he is a certified ISO27001 Lead implementer.
From continuous improvement angle, he is Six-Sigma green belt certified, Black Belt trained & ITIL Certified along with CMMi, eSCM & Process Improvement knowledge.
His professional interests are IT Sourcing & Vendor eco system, IT & third party risk management, Market Intelligence & following closely the global regulations & trends related to IT/outsourcing including upcoming regulations such as DORA.
By amalgamating the diversified experiences gained in delivery, IT/Vendor risk management, managing partnerships, IT sourcing across industries, he brings in creative and pragmatic solutions in addressing the business needs.