Dr Rumesh Kumar is a management consultant, knowledge management practitioner and agile specialist based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
He has drafted a number of organizational Knowledge Management Frameworks for various clients, catering for a wide range of industries. He has written extensively and contributed towards the continued development of Knowledge Management theory via peer reviewed published articles in journals such as the Malaysian Management Review and the International Journal of Information and Knowledge Management. He has presented his ideas on Contemporary Management in many international conferences held in Malaysia as well as overseas and is also a Senior Certified Instructor for KMI USA’s Certified Knowledge Manager course.
Dr Rumesh is very conversant with matters relating to effective knowledge sharing among key stakeholders and has done so with many reputable clients such as Bank Negara Malaysia, PETRONAS, KWSP, PLUS, Mattel, Telekom Malaysia.
- Knowledge Management consultant and researcher
- PhD in Knowledge Management
Dr Sanath is a Certified Knowledge Manager. He is also the head of Knoco Malaysia as sole affiliate partner of Knoco UK in Malaysia. Knoco is one of UK’s largest and prestigious KM organizations. His doctoral dissertation that he completed in 2017 was in Knowledge Management with an emphasis on strategic enterprise wide tacit knowledge elicitation exercise.
Dr. Sanath has the distinction of having conducted KM consultancy and training over a broad spectrum of industries namely automobile, legal, higher education, training, media, software development and banking. His notable work includes KM policy and governance framework for the largest department of the Malaysian civil service.
Dr. Sanath has published numerous research findings on Knowledge Management research and practice over the last 15 years. His research focuses on contemporary and renewed approaches towards KM systems development, elicitation of tacit knowledge and KM systems frameworks. He has presented his ideas on many Knowledge Management practices in international conferences in Malaysia and overseas. He is also in the editorial board of European Knowledge Management Conference which stands as the longest annual KM conference in the world.
Dr. Sanath has a wealth of expertise in other areas such as agile project management and adult learning that could be very useful in developing and delivering KM Strategic Framework. He is also a strong advocate the agile way of working involving application and customisation of Agile approaches across a variety of industries and settings.
- Training, Certificating & KM Leaders in US Government Agencies & all Major US Military Services
- Developed KM Institutes, KM Body of Knowledge, The KM Knowledge Maturity Model
- KM Consulting
- Conversational Leadership
- Organizational Leadership
- Knowledge Cafe Facilitation