Aakash Gandhi is a Partner in L.E.K. Consulting’s Sydney office. With more than 20 years of experience across technology and telecommunications, he advises clients on a range of issues, including technology and digital strategy, corporate growth strategy, new market development, product development and M&A. He has particular expertise in cloud computing, software/SaaS, data and analytics, digitization, communications (telecom, satellites, submarine cables) and data centers. Aakash is also part of L.E.K.’s Major Capital Projects Advisory practice where he advises major project stakeholders on digital and technology portfolio assets, including feasibility for major capital investment decisions and sustainable solutions in complex project turnarounds.
Aakash started advising L.E.K. as an industry expert in 2017 before joining full time in in 2019. Prior to L.E.K., he held senior leadership roles at Telstra, Optus, Infoplex, Bulletproof and HorizonX. He holds a Bachelor degree in electronics and telecommunications engineering from MIT, University of Pune, India, an MS in network systems from Swinburne University of Technology and an Executive MBA from AGSM.
Undergraduate: Bachelor in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering, MIT, University of Pune, India
Graduate: Master of Science in Network Systems, Swinburne University of Technology | Executive MBA, AGSM