Founder & CEO
A trusted advisor in analytics, Vijitha Kaduwela regularly consults with business leaders and industry analysts on topics including business leadership and strategy, systems solutions, core data management and more. Realizing the acute need, and the market opportunity, for a fullservice data analytics consulting company, Mr. Kaduwela and key members launched Kavi Associates in 2008. An 11-year GE veteran, Mr.Kaduwela pioneered the award winning Business Analytics program at GE Rail Services. Under his leadership GE Rail Services was honored with the prestigious TDWI Enterprise Intelligence award in 2008. GE Rail Services was also the winner of SAS Innovation Award in 2007. Prior to GE, Mr. Kaduwela served in the Corporate Research and Development Group at United Airlines. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Georgian Polytechnic Institute, Tbilisi, Georgia, and a master’s degree in Systems Engineering from the University of Arizona.