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Contact Vish Viswanathan

Vish is one of the leading industry experts on Enterprise Architecture and TOGAF. His deep subject matter knowledge and extensive practical experience make him an effective EA consultant. Vish focuses on what works and real world results vs. book theory. He has trained multiple sessions in P&G on TOGAF and received positive feedback from every session. Vish is a pleasure to work with and has delivered on all his commitments.

Tony Hudnell

Associate Director at Procter & Gamble

Vish has been working with Cisco Systems throughout Asia Pacific. He has conducted courses on Enterprise Architecture and certification on TOGAF. He has also been working with us to synthesize business requirements of various industries with the enterprise architecture planning processes. He brings practical experience to an esoteric discipline (EA) which is unique and highly valuable.

Ronald Fons

Global Head, Financial Services Industries at Huawei Technologies Limited

Vish Viswanathan

MANAGING PRINCIPAL & GLOBAL CEO
GLOBAL LEAD, ARCHITECTURE PRACTICE

The founder and head of CC and C Solutions is a globally renowned Enterprise Architecture thought leader, and mentor and advisor to several Fortune 500 organizations, particularly in their EA startup phases.

His business and technical expertise spans IT strategy, telecommunications, software solutions, emerging technologies and Enterprise Architecture.

Vish champions the emergence of Enterprise Architecture as a profession in its own right. He passionately believes in “architecture by design— not architecture by accident,“ and has assisted in transforming architectures for global organizations in the US, Europe and APAC regions.

He built CC&C from a startup in Australia to a globally known boutique EA / IT transformation organization, with operations in the USA, Europe, India and Asia Pacific regions.

Professional Experience

Vish has been an active leader in The Open Group for more than 15 years, having been its Regional Director and Vice Chair of the Architecture Forum. Vish opened the first Association of Enterprise Architects chapter outside the US in Sydney, and has been a mentor to many AEA chapters in US and India.

His papers, presentations and interviews on thought-provoking and leading strategy and architecture topics have been highlights of several international conferences over the past decade.

Building on a strong technical and marketing foundation with a career that started in IBM, Vish had a long stint with Fujitsu Japan, occupying several marketing, strategy and technical senior executive positions in Sydney, Tokyo and Singapore.

His accomplishments included championing the first online service and very first large SI / outsourcing deal in Australia in 1992, and setting up leading edge and innovative technology businesses in India, Malaysia, Singapore and other Asian locations.

Education and Training

Vish holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and has completed several management and leadership courses. He is TOGAF certified.

Publications

Focus Areas

Enterprise Architecture, Digital Transformation, Governance & Risk, IT Governance, eCommerce, Innovation, Partner Management, IT Strategy

Industries

Banking, CPG / FMCG, Education, Financial Services, Healthcare, Insurance, IT services, Public Sector, Telecommunications, Business Process Outsourcing Services

Skills

Enterprise Architecture, IT Strategic Planning, Business Architecture, Information / Data Architecture, IT Governance Setup and Management, EA Tool Selection & Standardization, Training & Education, Product Management, Product Strategy, Systems Integration, Outsourcing

Tools

Sparx EA