Aingaran Pillai

CEO & Founder at Zaizi


“Aingaran is the CEO and founder of award winning data consultancy Zaizi. Zaizi holds numerous contracts providing data management solutions to both central and local government including the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, the Home Office, Ministry of Justice and Bristol City Council amongst others.

Ainga has worked with open source technology since 2000 and has actively promoted its use within government for the last 16 years. He regularly speaks at international government IT events and also host the annual Open Gov Summit in the UK. Aingaran is an appointed council member of the TechUK Central Government Programme & is currently chairing the Tech UK market engagement working group where he will be supporting the public sector to understand technologies, their impact and transformative potential.

Prior to forming Zaizi, he worked at London Borough of Camden, where he lead the APLAWS (Accessible and Personalised Local Authority Website System), a national e-Government project to build an open source e-Gov CMS.”