Revathi Subramanian | Board Member
Managing Director, Global Data Science Executive | Accenture
Revathi Subramanian is a Global Data Science Executive with Accenture Operations. She has set up a global team to develop and deploy advanced analytical solutions in a variety of areas: Procurement, Finance and Accounting, Travel & Expense, Health Insurance, Digital Marketing, Infrastructure Management, Call Center Management etc. Prior to Accenture, she was Senior Vice President, Data Science at CA Technologies where she had assembled a world-class team of data scientists to tackle various Digital payments and IT Management problems utilizing Big Data and advanced analytical techniques.
Prior to joining CA, she was Director, R&D for the Advanced Analytics group in SAS Institute Inc. where she initiated and led a group of scientists and engineers in 2002 to conceptualize, build, and deploy sophisticated fraud models that are part of the SAS Fraud Management (aka Raptor) solution. Apart from fraud solutions, Revathi also spearheaded building high-end analytical solutions for tackling problems like Tax Under-filing, Collections, Network Intrusion Detection etc. Revathi has a very unique set of advanced analytics and business skills, which has resulted in the development of some world-class product lines. At HNC Software between 1996 and 2002, Revathi was instrumental in establishing the company as the leader in customer management and risk management solutions.
Revathi is a recognized data science expert and has also authored a book on utilizing data science to detect fraud. She has presented in various industry conferences and is named an inventor in a number of issued (~20) and pending (~25) patents. On several of these patents, Revathi is the primary inventor. In recognition of her contributions to establishing SAS as one of the leaders in the fraud solutions market, she was awarded the “CEO award of excellence” by the CEO of SAS Institute in 2011.
She holds an M.S. in Statistics at Ohio State University and a B.Sc. degree in Mathematics from Ethiraj College in Chennai, India. Revathi is an accomplished Indian Classical Vocalist and has a number of other interests. She serves as a trustee for the Indian Fine Arts Academy, San Diego. Revathi and her husband volunteer in a number of community activities and contribute regularly to anti-human trafficking, better opportunities for girls and tribal communities, addressing the hunger issue across the globe, etc.