Kandikonda is a key thought leader in Comcast’s continual evolution in using data-driven strategic planning to drive execution of business models. His team helps enhance the company’s understanding of the customer lifecycle, customer motivations for action and future trends for various segments. All of that plays a pivotal role in helping Comcast stay ahead of changing customer needs. This past year, he led his team to deliver in several critical core business areas, including strategic planning and optimization, sales channel effectiveness, market share, customer research and marketing campaign execution.