Venket Kandanala is Group CEO for Ksquare (Ksquare-USA & Ksquare- Center of Excellence Mexico), working on building world-class engineering teams, define company strategy and manage the company’s overall resources and operations.
Venket is expert in enterprise digital technology strategy, transformation using web & mobile tech, industry products release, UX customer centric development, large organization and personnel development, design thinking processes, SAFe agile and lean management, strategic tech and global ops planning and services, and quality assurance
Prior to this, Venket was part of the senior leadership team at leading Fortune 50 companies as Fannie Mae, Barclays and Verizon, driving mission-critical digital transformation initiatives. As a technologist, he has drove new products, programs and building organizations, from the ground up to hundreds. Also, he has led the creation of multiple teams, global operations and major consolidation initiatives. In addition, he had filed 21 US patents on Digital Banking, Mobile Payments, AI, and Design. He is passionate about building enterprise-grade systems with amazing customer experiences at the core.
Venket is alumni of Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, and he was part of the Program of Innovative Technology Leader of Stanford University Graduate School of Business. He lives in Dallas with two teenagers and his wife Lakshmi.