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Vinai Trichur

Principal


Dr. Vinai Trichur has more than 15 years experience in blue chip strategy consulting, network-based executive advisory services, and business process reengineering, spanning multiple industries (CPG / Retail, High-Tech, Healthcare, Food Services, Industrial Goods) and functions (Supply Chain and Operations, Sales & Marketing, Strategy). He has hands-on experience leading enterprise-wide organizational / operational transformation and performance improvement, from formulating strategy with executive teams, to driving change at the line, to securing customer and supplier support.

Prior to joining Censeo, Vinai held leadership roles at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) where he was a Principal and core member of the firm’s operations, technology, consumer, and IT practices, the Corporate Executive Board (CEB) where he led the firm’s global supply chain practice, and i2 Technologies. Vinai is also the co-founder and Chairman of Aleph One Analytics, a big data analytics start-up focused on helping organizations unlock business insights from internal and external datasets.

Expertise Highlights

  • Corporate Strategy, Operations Strategy, Advanced Analytics, Organizational Restructuring / Turnaround
  • Cost Reduction, Sales Force Effectiveness Improvement, Product Segmentation, and Process Improvement across the value chain (R&D, Demand / Supply Planning, Procurement, Manufacturing, Distribution & Logistics, and Customer Service)
  • Driving Organizational Alignment, Change Management including managing Program Management Offices (PMO) and developing dashboards and metrics, and Leadership Development
Education

Ph.D. and M.S. in Operations Research / Management Science, Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park

B.S., Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)