Hareendranath Kattana (Hari): Profile
Member DNA Global Network CleanTech Team

Hareendranath Kattana (Hari), is the Head of Green IT and related Sustainable IT initiatives at DNA Global. Hari Kattana has close to two decades of professional IT experience, with more than 15 years of Business Partner Technical Alliance Management and related strategic planning and optimization experience with leading companies like IBM and Unisys. He is a PMI Certified Project Manager with a unique ability to develop intimate knowledge of customer business-driven requirements. Hari Kattana brings to the table deep best practices skills and experience in IT sustainable technologies including Advanced Data Center infrastructure planning, design and optimization to achieve energy efficiency.

During his tenure at IBM, he has managed several World Wide strategic Technical Alliances for Fortune 500 companies. Hari Kattana has spoken in several Technical Workshops and World-Wide conferences to strategic customers and business partners. This often resulted in deep knowledge exchange and securing customer/partner integration commitment.

Hari Kattana is also a seasoned product evangelist to communicate value proposition and train internal team and customer/partner advocates. He has solid experience in creating compelling business cases and securing C-Level buy-in for internal product development to incorporate partner/customer requirements into future product design.

Hari Kattana holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics from Bangalore University, India. He secured his MBA –Business Administration from Golden Gate University in San Francisco where he was part of the student delegation to China and Hong Kong visiting various government dignitaries and corporate executives of American firms in China.