Manish Chandra K N

Management Consultant at Accenture Strategy

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Sales Analytics Strategic Management Data Analytics Data Analysis Business Analysis Growth Hacking Management Consulting Marketing Business Strategy
Manish Chandra is an enterprising management consulting professional with experience in devising Business Strategy, Digital Marketing, Innovation & Business Development. Currently a Management Consultant with Accenture Strategy, Manish works primarily with the CPG industry.

In earlier roles, he had worked on Strategic Planning, Digital Marketing, Social Media Analytics, Innovation Management, Android Application Development for CPG, Retail and Travel-Tourism industries. With a PGDM (MBA) specializing in Strategy & General Management from the Indian Institute of Management- Kozhikode, he is a B.Tech. (Electronics & Communication Engg.) graduate.

Manish takes a keen interest in Business History, Evolution of Technology trends, Behavioral Economics and Data Analytics. In his free time, Manish volunteers for a non-profit and consults pro-bono with early-stage start-ups.
Microcontroller-based Remote Control System (Apr 2010 – Jun 2010)
Prevention of Corruption in IPL - A Game Theory Approach (Jun 2013 – Jun 2013)

Management Consultant at accenture

Jan 2017 - Present

Accenture Strategy - Consumer Goods & Services Helping the world's largest Consumer Goods companies leverage data and analytics to explore, evaluate and establish new Customers & Channels across the world. Industry Advisory: CPG, Retail Functions: Data Analytics, Marketing, Sales, Go-To-Market, Digital Marketing

Senior Strategy Consultant at IBM

Apr 2015 - Jan 2017

Part of Business Analytics & Strategy (BA&S) Consulting Practice Consulting engagements handled include Digital Strategy, Influencer marketing, Market Expansion Strategy, Digital Marketing & Social Media Hands-on knowledge of IBM Watson Analytics (Cognitive computing platform), IBM SPSS, R, Python, Tableau Domain Areas of Expertise- Customer Experience (Re-) Design, Market Entry & Expansion Strategy, Product Strategy, Digital Marketing Industry focus- Consumer Goods, Retail, TTH (Travel Tourism & Hospitality)

Business Analyst at Tata consultancy services

May 2014 - Mar 2015

- Established & led an Innovation Management Group, to identify relevant Digital (Cloud-Analytics-Mobility-Social-AI) assets for investment & building strategic alliances - Worked with the CTO's office in devising a Research & Innovation Roadmap, prioritizing solution-development & investments in the Digital space - Identified upsell & cross-sell opportunities for Digital solutions with Computer Hardware-Software products clients

Management Intern at Tata consultancy services

Mar 2013 - Apr 2013

Devised an "Innovation Trends Framework" to evaluate Technology Innovation & Predict Trends relevant to the Hi-Tech Industry vertical - Developed metrics to evaluate attractiveness of promising new technologies

Android Application & Systems Engineer at Tech Mahindra

Oct 2011 - May 2012

Integrated Engineering Solutions (IES), Mahindra Satyam IoT Mobile Device Design for a European consumer electronics major, comprising of: - Android Application Development - Systems Integration (Software-Firmware-Hardware) - Firmware & Application Testing

Trainee Engineer at Honeywell Technology Solutions Inc

Apr 2011 - Jul 2011

Developed standalone and web Applications using Java/J2EE, .Net and VC++


MBA, International Economics at Jonkoping University

Dec 2012 - Dec 2012

International Exchange student from IIM-Kozhikode, visiting Jönköping International Business School

PGDM at Indian institute of Management- Kozhikode

Jun 2012 - Feb 2014

PG Diploma in Management (MBA), with Strategy, Operations and Marketing as core areas

B.Tech, Electronics & Communication Engineering at Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University

May 2007 - May 2011

Mini-Project: Designed and implemented in hardware, a "Microcontroller based Remote control system" for Electrical appliances, using RF communication.


Above & Beyond (Jun 2018) by Accenture Capability Network - India Practice

The Above & Beyond award is conferred to individuals with outstanding contribution to client & engagements.

Manager's Choice Award (Oct 2015) by IBM Business Analytics & Strategy Practice

Recognized in the Manager’s Choice Award - 2015 program, for the practice: 'Dare to Create Original Ideas' Led to identifying and building differentiated packaged solutions

Consultants' Award for Dedication to Client's Success (Sep 2015) by IBM Business Analytics & Strategy Practice

Peer-Recognition for distinctive client-focus in leading and delivering cross-geography, first-of-a-kind analytics engagement that established stronghold for the IBM Social Analytics Practice in China & Japan Led to direct client wins with a top-line impact of US $ 1 Million

Push pixels...
Shovel coal into server...
Create mockups...
Defend the wall...
Draft storyboard...
Disrupt an industry...
Achieve profitability...
Become a unicorn...
Become Batman...