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Arin Brahma

Clinical Assistant Professor of Information Systems and Business Analytics, College of Business Administration

Los Angeles, CA, UNITED STATES

Biography

Arin has over 20 years of executive management, client management, solution delivery, consulting, teaching, and technology experience in the field of IT enabled Services, Systems Integration and Software Development. As a passionate educator and entrepreneur, Arin is actively engaged in mentoring early stage start-up companies. Currently, in addition to running his own eCommerce venture Rebelle, he is a partner and an executive at Greendale Partners. In his previous job, Arin was Executive Vice President at Oracle's Financial Services BPO division and headed the Global Business Transformation practice. As one of the founding partners of i-flex BPO (later became Oracle's BPO unit), Arin worked in various strategic roles in growing the company from a start-up to a leading BFSI BPO company by shaping the company’s business plan, solution strategy, and customer portfolio.

Arin has worked for large corporations, successful mid-size companies, as well as entrepreneur ventures. Prior to Oracle BPO, Arin held various senior management, consulting, and technology management positions at Nexgenix, Union Carbide, Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC), Baan, and Asian Paints. During this period Arin consulted and delivered IT solutions for several Fortune 500 and large global corporations.

Arin's technology experience and knowledge is in the areas of database technologies, analytics and big data platforms and architecture, eCommerce technologies and various programming environments. Arin is currently pursuing his PhD with specialization in Data Science and Analytics at Claremont Graduate University, CA.

Education

Stanford University

Executive Certificate, Information Technology

2001

National Institute of Industrial Engineering, India

MS, Industrial Engineering

1987

Indian Institute of Technology, India

BS, Engineering

1985

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Areas of Expertise

Information TechnologyManagement StrategiesEcommerceWeb DevelopmentEnterprise SoftwareOperations ManagementDatabase Technologies and AnalyticsInternet Marketing and Social MediaCloud ComputingBusiness Process Management & WorkflowSupply Chain Management

Industry Expertise

  • Information Technology and Services

Accomplishments

New and Innovative Solutions in Outsourcing | professional

Speaker at 2006 SmartSourcing Conference in Universal City, CA

Emerging Market: India – Just Waiting | professional

Panelist at 2004 Foreign Trade Conference at Cal State University, Fullerton. Panel Topic - “Emerging Market: India – Just Waiting”

India’s New Role in the Global Economy | professional

Panelist at 2004 South Asian Business Association (SABA) Conference at UCLA Andersen School of Management. Panel Topic - “India’s New Role in the Global Economy”

Integrated E-Business Framework | professional

Speaker at 1999 CRM One Conference in San Francisco, CA

Object Oriented Design Techniques | professional

Speaker and Trainer at 1997 Advanced Technology Corporation in Atlanta, GA

Affiliations

  • Workflow Management Coalition (WfMC)
  • International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (I.A.O.P)

Articles

E-Business: Beyond the Storefront | DB2 Magazine (an IBM Publication) 1999

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E-Business and Systems Integration Challenges | VAR Business Magazine (1999)

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