WASHINGTON, Aug. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Deloitte announced today that Kavitha Prabhakar, principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP, will serve as Deloitte's civil government practice leader, a diverse team of more than 3,000 practitioners serving 22 citizen-facing agencies. With over 20 years of professional consulting experience, Prabhakar has a strong track record of delivering large, technology-enabled business transformations that help improve federal clients' mission delivery.
"Throughout her career, Kavitha has consistently demonstrated a passion for our clients and our people," said Dan Helfrich, principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP and government and public services practice leader. "She brings not only an incredible understanding of the market and what our clients' challenges are, but also a keen business acumen and leadership skills that inspire her teams and colleagues."
"Throughout the federal government, there are inspiring examples of transformative ways agencies are improving or rethinking how they deliver services to citizens," said Prabhakar. "Whether it is design thinking, automation or cyber risk, federal departments and agencies are open to new ideas and solutions with citizens in mind. The work of our civil government practice is fully engaged with many of these agencies on their transformative journeys and am proud to be leading a team doing such critical and innovative work."
Prabhakar succeeds Diane Murray, who now serves as Deloitte's delivery excellence leader.
Throughout her career, Prabhakar has delivered numerous large, technology-enabled business transformations. She has also built a reputation for integrating a balanced and diverse mix of services and solutions. Additionally, Prabhakar is involved in a number of Deloitte leadership and inclusion initiatives such as leading the Executive Women in Technology initiative for Deloitte's Chief Information Officer Program as well as various roles championing its Women's Initiative (WIN) programs, including 100 Wise Women and Women on Wall Street. Prabhakar also serves on Deloitte's board council, leading governance-related engagements as requested by the chairman.
Prabhakar earned her bachelor's degree in computer science from the State University of New York at Buffalo and holds a master's degree in computer science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
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