Data Dynamics announced that Helen Johnson and Brijesh Kumar have joined its roster.
Johnson is responsible for the technology vision and worldwide R&D teams based out of the US, UK, and India. Kumar is responsible for Data Dynamics’ product development efforts globally.
Helen Johnson is focused on building product offerings which simplify and accelerate the enterprise movement to a hybrid cloud while providing new levels of unstructured data insight and analytics with business impact measured by operational risk reduction and optimization of the underlying infrastructure. She brings over 25 years of FinServ application development and IT technology leadership to Data Dynamics. Most recently serving as chief data officer at AIG.
Founder and CEO, Piyush Mehta, said: “We are excited to have Helen and Brijesh join our team as they bring strong leadership skills, years of experience and expertise, and a ‘get it done’ attitude. It is the combination of their skills and personalities that make them the perfect fit for our organization. Their joining, in conjunction with a well-deserved promotion for Orooj, will help continue to drive our thought leadership in how enterprise customers look to extract value out of their unstructured data in an optimized hybrid cloud environment.”
Brijesh Kumar will lead the global software development team. He has been developing solution offerings for leading technology companies for the last 20 years. He is a 16-year veteran of developing innovative platforms for Zensar Technologies where he held multiple positions including delivery leader for retail and consumer services and AVP/Group delivery head for digital commerce. Prior to that, he was senior software engineer for Infosys.
The company also announced that Orooj Khan has been promoted to VP of software architecture. She previously held the position of VP of engineering and has been instrumental in the development of Data Dynamics’ product offerings for 8 years. She previously held engineering positions with Brocade and Intel.
Data Dynamics will open its Development Center of Excellence in Pune, India in July when local authorities permit COVID work restrictions to be lifted. The Pune development center will support a team of over 50 product management and development team members.