Khasha Dehnad

Founder and Managing Principal of AIMS Consulting

As founder of AIMS Consulting, Khasha Dehnad is the visionary behind the uniquely adept approach  for formulating intelligent marketing strategies in complex business environments.  His thought leadership and results orientation has enabled AIMS to provide clients with best of class solutions in both Fortune 500 and smaller companies, including AT&T, CitiGroup, Market Measures GFK, NECA, Medco Health Solutions, and SAS Institute.

Dehnad’s insight stems from over 20 years of experience applying principles and practices of management sciences, operations research, information systems and data mining across a broad spectrum of business issues in the life sciences and financial services industries.  Prior to founding AIMS Consulting, Dehnad held positions at the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation, Organon Pharmaceuticals, and Wolters Kluwer.

Dehnad, also known as ‘Professor Dehnad’ or ‘Doc’, enjoys teaching data mining and statistics at several universities, including Columbia University, Stevens Institute, Rutgers University, New Jersey Institute of Technology and Armstrong University.  Previous speaking engagements include keynotes at several SAS conferences and the SAS European User Group (SEUGI).

Dehnad holds an MS in Operations Research from the University of California at Berkeley, an MBA from the University of San Francisco, and a BS in Chemical Engineering from Tehran University.