The Team

Founded by industry veterans and experts Actionable Science is rapidly expanding its team in both its locations SF Bay Area and Bangalore, India. 

Saurabh Kumar, Co Founder and CEO

Saurabh has more than 15 years experience leading all key aspects of the Digital/Mobile, IT and Data Science space at various Fortune 500 companies. 
Prior to launching Actionable Science he was running a digital strategy and consulting firm Negative Friction. He has worked in various senior roles in the banking and health care industry including being Senior Vice President in Wealth Management at Bank of the West, Senior Director of Shared Services and Digital Customer Experience at Blue Shield of California and several roles in Digital team of Wells Fargo Bank. His experience includes leading Product Management, Program Management, Software Architecture and Development, Business Analytic and User Experience. Saurabh is also an active advisor to and investor in startups including Feetapart.

Saurabh holds an MBA from IIM Bangalore and an Undergrad in Electrical Engg. from IIT Varanasi.

Outside of work he participates in programs to improve the quality of Primary Education in Developing Countries - he is a board member to Kishalay Foundation working in that space. He is also an avid traveler having visited more than 25 countries. 

 

Manish Sharma: Co Founder and Head of Business Development

Manish co-founded artificial intelligence and robotics company Actionable Science because he is passionate about the power of this new wave of technologies to radically transform the way customers and employees interact with enterprises across industries.

As part of senior management teams at global companies such as Infosys, Capgemini and TechMahindra, Manish has been a catalyst for innovation, always focusing solutions development work on meeting client needs. During the last 2 decades, he has had extensive experience developing go-to-market strategies, managing P&Ls and creating marketing programs, as well as advising on the technical side of business initiatives in transformation, outsourcing, and digital and cloud strategy.

Manish holds an MBA from IIM Bangalore and is an electronics engineer.

 

Himanshu Joshi: Chief Scientist

Himanshu is a PhD Candidate in Autonomous & Intelligent agents at the CS Department of the Viterbi school of Engineering. He has over a decade of technology experience, designing and developing complex, industry leading cellular systems. His interest in problem solving led him to pursue a PhD in artificial intelligence. His thesis attempts to fuse symbolic problem solving with signal processing or 'sub-symbolic' aspects of intelligence.

 

Divey Saini: AI Engineer

Divey Saini is an artificial intelligence scientist working on NLP, data analytics, and algorithms for deep learning. He has a Ph.D. in Engineering Science from the Department of Applied Science, University of Arkansas. He has worked with both private and government organizations doing academic and industry work. He has developed a framework based on word and sentence vectoring to identify the contents of documents. In his free time, he likes to play sports and do CrossFit workouts. 

 

Mohini Sharma: Client Success Manager

Mohini is leading the Business Analysis, QA and Client Success at Actionable Science. Prior to working at Actionable Science, Mohini has worked with CitiBank, EDS, Xansa ( Steria) etc in development and QA functions. Mohini is adept at technologies such as R, JavaScript, Node JS, Mainframe and various testing tools. She holds micro degrees in the space of Data Science, and was awarded a Gold Medal in her university during her Masters in Science.

 

 

Advisors

Mike Bracco

Mike Bracco is a general management executive, investor and the former CAO of Bank of the West, where he led the technology, operations, marketing, and human resource functions for the award-winning regional bank.

An alumnus of Bain & Company and Bain Capital, Mike’s career has been marked by a history of delivering impact across industries and functions. Some of the highlights include development of warfare simulations for the Naval Research Laboratory; management of private equity investments in manufacturing, distribution and healthcare; the launch of a major west coast Internet Service Provider; and providing strategic counsel to CEOs in telecom, insurance, and financial services.

Mike is an active member of the Board of Governors for the Commonwealth Club of California. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Rensselaer, an MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School and has been awarded a professional certificate in Genetics and Genomics from Stanford University’s Center for Professional Development.

 

Implementation Approach

Business is transforming rapidly - speed of execution matters

we believe in results - quickly

AI implementations are time consuming, complex and take time to yield results. At Actionable Science our platform and implementation methodology is geared to provide results - quickly. We partner with you to come up with an implementation approach that delivers value in a few weeks.

One should not have to wait for good things in life!


HOSTED - YOUR WAY

We provide a cloud based hosted solution that  helps you get started quickly. However if your organization prefers self hosting or other arrangements we provide an on-premise solution that is identical and fully supported. 

Security and Availability is the bedrock of our offering

We are pushing the limits of technology to deliver business value

our team - or yours

We believe in well knit integrated teams that combine your knowledge with our expertise. We partner with you to design a team that leverages the best of onsite and offshore resources to deliver value fast.


Client satisfaction is above all goals

ongoing enhancements - flexible and convenient

We provide the option of running the entire platform for you if you so desire - with your oversight and management. Your team focuses on running the business - while we manage the platform that helps you grow and expand your business.

The service includes training of Virtual People, providing analytics and reporting etc.