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Best Data Science Faculties in Chennai

Mohammed Rafi

Chief Data Science Officer

With extensive hands-on experience in Business Intelligence, Data Engineering, Data Visualization, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning & Big Data, Rafi heads the Data Science business unit. As a passionate trainer, he has mentored hundreds of students and working professionals in the areas of Data Engineering, Big Data and ML, and helped them pursue and migrate to a successful career in Data Science. He is currently pursuing his M.Tech (Research)/Ph.d in Computer Science & Engineering.


Nayeem Ikbal

Chief Strategy Officer and Partner

Nayeem oversees all the facets of Pathfinder’s business strategy and aviation solutions. As a seasoned Airline and IT executive with over 25 years of experience in the Airline Industry, he has led teams in all commercial aspects of the Airline Industry including sales, finance, marketing performance measurement, revenue management, and distribution. His success in the Airline Industry can be attributed to developing new ideas and maintaining close relationships within all areas of airlines.

Best Data Science Faculties in Chennai

Jonathan Yach

Projects Director

Jonathan is a retail-real estate practitioner & specialist. He has a demonstrable track record in market research, conceptualization, design, development, construction, opening and management of over 220 shopping centres in Southern, Eastern Africa, and India. He is also a Member of the RICS and a founder member of the Broll/CBRE Academy—a first for Africa and this partnership with the University of Pretoria has seen over 2000 graduates of its diplomas and certificate courses.

Best Data Science Faculties in Chennai

Arshadh Ariff

Director Data Science

Arshadh is a business intelligence consultant having experience in modern data visualization tools - Qlikview, Tableau, Sisense and JavaScript, based on open source technologies like D3. He takes sustained efforts in improving the quality of visualizations by adhering to the core tenets of visual design, hierarchy, perception and colour theory. His interests include designing, practising and teaching data visualization principles and works to promote data literacy.

Best Data Science Faculties in Chennai

Balaji Balagangadharan

Lead Data Scientist

With notable educational accolades, Balaji is a practising Data Scientist with extensive hands-on experience in Statistical modelling/consulting, Machine Learning & IoT. He is experienced in pharmaceutical marketing & anti-money laundering domains. He heads the advisory division of Data Science and provides strategic vision, consulting and advisory service to achieve tangible business benefits. He has mentored working professionals in Data Mining &ML and has helped build successful careers.

Best Data Science Faculties in Chennai

Surinder Kaur

AVP Data Science

A multi-faceted management & business leader with over 24 years of experience with core competencies in Business & Customer Loyalty Management Analytics, Business & Customer Intelligence services; she focuses on identifying and creating opportunities through data-driven insights. With multiple and extensive educational qualifications, she helps organizations understand the need for Analytical solutions, which address their business challenge, thereby enabling them to make fact-based decisions.

Data Science Faculties in Chennai

Balaji M

AVP Research and Academy

With a Master’s in Computer Science and Engineering, he has 9 years of Academic and Industry Experience involving Data Science Solutions, Consulting and Corporate training. He has worked on a wide range of projects, from identifying customer churn in the Telecom domain using Machine Learning, to Face Verification using Deep Learning across various enterprises. He is a certified Professional in IBM SPSS Modeler, and has mentored several working professionals in the field of Statistics and Machine Learning.

Data Science Faculties in Chennai

Basheer Mohamed

VP Strategic Partnerships and Operations

Basheer brings over 20 years of corporate experience in multiple leadership roles encompassing client servicing, business delivery, training & coaching offering unique, practical, and real time corporate perspectives on an array of business topics through the varied positions held. Basheer is a Coach, Performance Accelerator and a Training Consultant committed to partnering with People, Organizations & Communities to tap their dormant capabilities and help them take action towards Personal & Professional Excellence. He has conducted numerous Leadership, Manager Development, First Time Manager Orientation programs & Team interventions with organizations across industries. He has touched more than 20000+ participants across manufacturing, consulting, FMCG, Banking, IT, R&D, Engineering, Pharma industries.