VP - Global Infrastructure Services @ Expedia Inc.
Senior Director, Head of Global Infrastructure Production Services @ Asurion
Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) @
Seton Hall University
Highly accomplished, results-driven Technology Executive with over twenty-two years of experience in Engineering, Architecture and Operations. Special expertise in building and leading top performing teams, managing client relationships, delivering end-to-end solutions, building consensus across multiple organizations, and overseeing global operations. Adept at coordinating offshore groups, managing service delivery functions, and developing policies, procedures, and strategies. Excellent problem
Highly accomplished, results-driven Technology Executive with over twenty-two years of experience in Engineering, Architecture and Operations. Special expertise in building and leading top performing teams, managing client relationships, delivering end-to-end solutions, building consensus across multiple organizations, and overseeing global operations. Adept at coordinating offshore groups, managing service delivery functions, and developing policies, procedures, and strategies. Excellent problem solving skills.
Project & Program Management
Cost / Budget Control
Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery
ITIL Service Management
Cross Organization Collaboration
Talent Development, Mentoring and Leadership
CTO & SVP Foundational Technologies @ From April 2015 to Present (7 months) Greater Chicago AreaVP - Global Infrastructure Services @ Responsible for Global Infrastructure for world’s leading online travel company with several global brands including Expedia.com, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Hotwire, Trivago, Wotif, Egencia, Venere, eLong, Classic Vacations and others. Accountable for engineering, architecture and operations of global data-centers, data and voice networks, 24x7 Operations centers, Systems, Storage, Databases, ITSM, Expedia IT (end-user support and internal technology platform), and Expedia Inc disaster recovery program. Supervise global team across US, India, UK, Czech Republic, France and China. From July 2012 to April 2015 (2 years 10 months) Greater Seattle AreaSenior Director, Head of Global Infrastructure Production Services @ Responsible for Global Infrastructure Production Services, including 24x7 Operations Center, User Service Desk, Systems, Storage, Databases, Network and Telephony support. Supervise team of 120 in US, India and Philippines.
Responsible for infrastructure demand forecasting and asset, performance, capacity, and configuration management for rapidly-growing $3B electronic device protection insurance company. Develop standard processes and procedures for data center, operations, and asset management teams. Senior infrastructure point of contact for Europe CIO. Administer $20M IT CAPEX budget plus $14M OPEX budget. Serve as infrastructure point of contact for European and Asian IT organizations. Coordinate more than 60 offshore contractors. From July 2009 to July 2012 (3 years 1 month) Nashville, TN, USAExecutive Director, Program Director Operations Excellence Program @ Led Operational Efficiency Program for Distributed & Storage Systems at leading global financial services company. Built and led cross-functional team of 50 in identifying cost efficiency opportunities. Administered program and project budgets. From October 2008 to May 2009 (8 months) Weehawken, NJ, USA & Zurich SwitzerlandExecutive Director, Global Head Central Services @ Responsible for Global Shared Services organization of 250 persons across US, Europe, and Asia-Pacific for Distributed Systems & Storage unit. Supported all business divisions. Administered $60M budget. Oversaw management of global server and storage provisioning, virtual and remote solutions support, document management, core Windows services, asset management, IT risk, IT Asset management, Matrix Reporting and India Service Center. From October 2006 to October 2008 (2 years 1 month) Executive Director, Global Windows Service Delivery Head @ Directed Windows Application Server Platform utilized worldwide. Supervised team of 125 persons in US, UK, Switzerland, Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan, and Australia. Administered $30M budget. Served as senior distributed systems and storage point of contact for Wealth Management US division. From January 2006 to October 2006 (10 months) Director, Various Management Positions @ Held series of increasingly responsible Management positions, including Head of UNIX Systems Support and Head of Distributed Systems and Databases for UBS Wealth Management US. Led high-profile post-M&A integrations and introduced new technologies such as Linux, VMWare, NetBackup and Shared Application farms. Spearheaded enterprise-wide recovery from internal security attack involving 2,500 servers nationwide. From November 1997 to December 2005 (8 years 2 months) Consultant @ Senior UNIX Consultant. From March 1997 to October 1997 (8 months) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator @ Senior AIX systems administrator and financial portfolio management applicaiton support. From August 1996 to March 1997 (8 months) UNIX Systems Administratoe @ UNIX/AIX Systems Administrator From June 1995 to August 1996 (1 year 3 months) UNIX Systems Administrator and Oracle DBA @ UNIX/AIX Systems Administrator and Oracle Database administrator From August 1993 to June 1995 (1 year 11 months)
Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), Finance, International Business @ Seton Hall University From 1995 to 1998 Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Electrical Engineering @ Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey-New Brunswick From 1989 to 1993 Rajeev Khanna is skilled in: Leadership, Infrastructure, Cloud Computing, IT Service Management, Data Center, Service Delivery, Strategic Planning, Vendor Management, ITIL, Disaster Recovery, CRM, Governance, Offshoring, Integration, Program Management, Management, Capacity Planning, IT Strategy, Virtualization, Servers, Enterprise Architecture, IT Operations, Enterprise Software, VMware, Networking, IT Management, Cross-functional Team..., Business Continuity, Business Intelligence, Unix, Outsourcing, Storage, System Administration, Business Process..., SDLC, Incident Management, Information Technology, Security, Service Management, Databases, Strategy, Process Improvement, Consulting, Project Management, Business Analysis, Project Portfolio..., Requirements Analysis, Solution Architecture, Software Project..., Change Management
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