Sampath Kumar V Senior Manager Gaborone +267 370 7137 +267 74 194 825

Sampath is an Information technology professional with over 20 years of experience in IT, and is certified CITRIX, VMware, CISCO, MCSA technologies. He has been associated with Grant Thornton since 2017, and is currently actively researching on energy in Virtual Power Plants.

Experience

Sampath has vast experience in the field of Vmware and Microsoft technologies. He started his career on a small note and worked in India and Qatar before migrating to Botswana where he joined Botho University as a Network Administrator, and was later promoted to Technical Manager. His responsibilities included managing all IT infrastructures, IT, Electrical and Electronic devices. At Grant Thornton, Sampath take care of all IT matters, and implementation of policies set by Grant Thornton International Limited (GTIL).

Sector experience

Sampath has been actively involved in Infrastructure in the areas of Virtualization in Vmware and other similar platforms such as CITRIX, HyperV, Information security, to name a few.

Professional qualifications and memberships

Sampath has acquired an MBA in Information Technology, Certified Microsoft Professional, Vmware, CITRIX His memberships include IEEE, CISA, CEH. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D in Management.

Community involvement

Sampath is involved in various corporate social responsibility activities of Grant Thornton in Botswana, the latest being Tshwaragano Primary School adopted in line with the “Adopt a school” program.

Presentations and publications

Sampath has authored over 12 research papers in premium journals on topics such as cyber security, energy economics and policy, energy and power.

Languages spoken

English, Hindi, Tamil, Kannada.

Qualifications
  • DEE
  • BTech
  • MBA