Madhu Kongovi is a specialist in business data and enterprise information management systems, with a career spanning 25 years. He founded Navigem Data, with offices in USA, India and Canada, after having managed data & analytics engagements for Fortune 100/500 companies across the globe. In the United States, he had a long association with AT&T Bell Labs and Lucent Technologies in product development and IT governance and operations. As head of Navigem Data, he has steered the company in the direction of data-smart governance for cities. Under his leadership, Navigem Data created a data-driven dashboard for Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, enabling the city officials to objectively see the ground realities and deliver effective services.