Vijitha Kaduwela

Founder & CEO

A trusted advisor in analytics, Vijitha regularly consults with business leaders and industry analysts on topics including business leadership and strategy, systems solutions, core data management and more.

Prior to launching Kavi Global, Vijitha spent 14 years leading award-winning data analytics teams at GE and United Airlines. During his time there he realized the acute need, and the market opportunity, for a full-service data analytics consulting company, so he and key colleagues launched Kavi Global in 2008.

At GE, Vijitha pioneered the award winning Business Analytics program at GE Rail Services. Under his leadership, GE Rail Services was honored with the SAS Innovation Award in 2007 and prestigious TDWI Enterprise Intelligence award in 2008. Prior to GE, Vijitha worked in the Corporate Research and Development Group at United Airlines. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Georgian Polytechnic Institute in Tbilisi, Georgia, and a Master of Science in Systems Engineering from the University of Arizona.