Uday Kumar

Uday Kumar

Product Strategy

Ashburn, United States

Skills

  • Product/Market Fit
  • MVP Planning
  • Feature Prioritization
  • Agile/Lean Methods
  • Actions on Google
  • Business Model/Lean Canvas
  • Customer Development
  • Metrics

Biography

Uday is a product manager and agile coach who leverages his entrepreneurial and corporate experience in helping teams improve their product and delivery strategies. He brings a mix of product, process, and analytical skills with a goal to help teams identify what their customers truly value so they can build more targeted products and services.

Uday has worked at F500 companies, management consulting firms, non-profits, and tech start-ups, in positions that involved product management, process engineering, agile delivery, and financial analysis. At Flat World Education, he led product management and helped launch a mobile-first, competency-based learning platform. Prior to that at The College Board, he led a variety of initiatives to improve the efficacy of AP (Advanced Placement) products and technology. Prior to that, he co-founded Tried & Liked, a social recommendation platform and successfully raised the initial seed round funding.

Along with a well-rounded and grounded perspective on all-things-product-strategy, Uday spends time exploring ideas and developing educational apps for Google Assistant. He received his engineering master’s from Case Western Reserve University followed by an MBA from Duke University. Uday lives in the greater Washington DC area and enjoys coaching elementary and middle school math teams.