Prashant Lamba is a Managing Director at Ankura Consulting Group based in Washington, DC. Mr. Lamba has 14 years of success in program management, product engineering, consulting, strategy and technology. He has extensive experience in building and leading large cross-functional teams globally to define product strategies, build roadmaps and deliver systems. He is skilled in assessing, conceptualizing, developing, and implementing complex systems, and partnering with business leaders, clients and vendors.
Mr. Lamba led the Product Strategy and Management teams for a healthcare-billing product at Oracle. At Oracle, he defined and launched a new product line into healthcare vertical, in which he analyzed the customers’ needs and the competitive landscape and drove the product development. He worked very closely with the professional services; marketing and sales teams, to develop a go-to-market strategy.
Prior to his work at Oracle, Mr. Lamba worked with Sapient Nitro providing consulting services to retail and telecommunication clients. In this role, he led the strategy and implementation of various e-commerce, analytics fulfillment and Machine-to-Machine projects for fortune 500 clients. He also has strong experience in the field of predictive analytics – Recommendation engine, Clustering and Classification. He has helped clients to get meaningful insights from their massive unstructured data.
Mr. Lamba is a seasoned entrepreneur and has started entrepreneurial ventures in the e-commerce space – establishing a localized e-commerce solution (prodzer.com) for the fragmented Indian retail market. He grew this venture within two cities, boarding almost 250 vendors and achieved 100% month-month vendor growth rate.
Mr. Lamba received a Master of Business Administration (MBA) Degree from the Darden School Of Business, University of Virginia, a Master of Engineering from University of Maryland, College Park and a Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Electronics & Telecommunication from Pune University, India.