Kevin Gounden, VP, International Strategy

Kevin Gounden

VP, International Strategy

Kevin Gounden

VP, International Strategy

Kevin is responsible for driving RiseSmart’s global growth strategy. By working closely with our teams around the world, he is focused on expanding RiseSmart’s global footprint and driving rapid implementation, seamless relationships, and robust processes among our international operations, delivery, and business teams.

An experienced leader with a track record of success, spanning more than 20 years, Kevin is well positioned to lead RiseSmart’s global business initiatives and drive significant growth worldwide.

Before joining RiseSmart, Kevin co-founded and led Teamery, an enterprise operations software customized for the outplacement industry. He also led the development of a gamified e-learning platform. Earlier in his career, Kevin spent several years in the financial services, hedge fund industry, developing technology for stock selection and later managing the operations teams of several hedge funds.

Kevin’s extensive background in outplacement and his entrepreneurial spirit make him a valuable asset to RiseSmart’s global operations.

Kevin earned his MBA from Australian Graduate School of Management, his MSc, Information Technology from the University of Cape Town, South Africa, and his BScEng, Electronic Engineering from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.