Akash Kumar is an author, speaker, and techie for emerging and disruptive technology topics with a focus on Intelligent Enterprise. He is currently working as Manager with EY and has more than 11 years of experience in innovation, presales, project management, product development, capability development, and SAP implementation and support. He has supported multiple customers as architect in digital transformation by migrating from old to new technology such as SAP S/4HANA, SAP Cloud Platform, and SAP Analytics, implementing new business model on AI/ML, IOT, Blockchain, etc., and even business process simplification and automation by implementing RPA, Celonis, etc. He is the author of PlanViz: Improving SAP HANA Performance (SAP Press) and Building and Extending SAP HANA Live Views (SAP PRESS). He has a bachelor's degree in computer science and holds numerous certifications, including Scrum Master, Agile, SAP HANA, SAP Cloud Platform, SAP Activate, and SAP S/4HANA.