Krishnakumar Arunachalam

Krishnakumar Arunachalam is Guidewire Practice Head and Senior Director of Projects for Cognizant. With over 22 years of experience in managing delivery for large clients, he has spent more than 13 years of specialization in the insurance domain. Krishnakumar currently heads the global Guidewire Delivery Practice for all P&C insurance customers, with a focus on competency development, asset creation and driving delivery excellence.

Krishnakumar has an M.S from the State University of Buffalo, NY, an M.Sc. in MIS from Amrita University, a bachelor of engineering (Electrical and Electronic) from P.S.G College of Technology, Coimbatore, as well as project management certification from PMI. He can be reached at


Insurers Need More than Agile to Meet Market Needs

At most medium-to-large insurers, application developers are well-versed in Agile application development practices. They rightly view Agile as a way to increase process agility and accelerate release cycles. Many also use some form of DevOps to automate and “institutionalize” Agile processes. After all, business users are asking for a host of new features – and, […]

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