DR. SARAVANAN MUTHAIYAH
Associate Professor - Multimedia University
Dr. Muthaiyah is currently a full Professor in Information Technology attached to Multimedia University Malaysia, where teaches and conducts research in the area of Database Management, Computer Networking, Accounting Information Systems, Knowledge Management, Service Oriented Architecture, Data Mining, Green Technology and Digital Economy.
His corporate experience includes having served as a systems analyst for IBM World Trade Corporation in developing Enterprise wide accounting applications and as an auditor for Arthur Anderson. He has consulted with numerous companies including several based in the USA (GMU Business Alliance and INTEL), IBM, Siemens, MDec Malaysia, Maybank, LPN, UMCCED, MAKPEM, Pacific Tech, Sri Lankan MOHE, Telikom PNG (Papua New Guinea), TelBru Brunei, GTC (Global Training Consulting) UK, IPMA UK, Proton, and Telekom Malaysia among others.
He is also a Senior Fulbright Scholar and a CADS-Intel Senior Research Fellow. Dr.Muthaiyah has over 15 years of consulting experience in various companies local and abroad. He has also consulted for CTO (Commonwealth Telecommunications Organization), UK for the third consecutive year since 2011.
Dr. Muthaiyah’s holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting & Finance, MSc in Information Technology and a doctoral degree in Computer Science from the US. During his studies in the US, funded by the US Department of State, he had secured and won several doctoral fellowships. He is currently responsible for commercialization and R&D programs in Multimedia University. He has published more than eighty papers in international journals, books, workshops and conference proceedings in arrears such as trade financing, corporate finance, banking, finance, lean manufacturing, accounting information systems and web 4.0 technologies. He continues to win awards in innovation and technology in his area of expertise.