Andrew Kumar is a passionate people, product, and program leader with over 15 years of experience in product development, digital transformation, program delivery and over 6 years of experience managing, hiring, and building high-performing teams.
As a Group Product Manager / Practice Lead on the Platform Technology and Strategy group of TELUS, Andrew and his team are currently leading a transformative program around product development and technology stack unification.
Prior to TELUS, Andrew has spent ~15 years in the Digital Technology and Marketing industry, helping some of the world’s largest companies reimagine how they interact with their customers and manage their businesses in the digital economy.
Specific Areas of Expertise:
- Product Development
- Program Delivery
- Digital Transformation
- Software Solutions Architecture
- API / Microservices
- Mobile/App Development
- Personalization, analytics
- Experience Design
- Performance Marketing and Email
- Security, reliability
An occasional writer and public speaker on technology culture, strategy, and product management, Andrew has recently spoken at
- Canada Day (part of Web Summit Conference) in Lisbon, Portugal
- TELUS Brand Summit in Toronto, Canada.
Recently, Andrew has joined General Assembly Toronto (Bitmaker) as an Instructor – Product Management, focusing on advanced topics such as Objectives + Key Results + KPIs, Roadmaps, and Technology for Product Managers.
Additionally, Andrew holds the following Certifications: