CKM Dhananjai

Vice President & Founding Member @ SportsMechanics

Dhananjai, most widely known as ‘DJ’ in the cricketing fraternity has 12+ years of rich experience in Sports Technology Domain, Performance Analysis, Strategy and High Performance Management.

Dhananjai has performed various roles in sportsmechanics at various capacities ranging from Business Strategy , Sales & Marketing , Business Development , Operations and product development over the last 10 years as one of its founding members .His Knowledge about the industry is un paralleled having travelled extensively around the world on ” tours of duty “ which has resulted in developing deep understanding of the sports ecosystem from a 360 degree angle .

He has over 7 years of direct association with the Indian Cricket Team donning the “Strategist” hat – considered as the key pillar behind teams success in what is considered the golden era of Indian Cricket and came out as “India’s most successful Analyst “.  As well as over 8 years of involvement as part of the strategic and leadership group of Mumbai Indians Franchise.

He has lead and executed several key projects for Sportsmechanics which include ICC High Performance Program , National Cricket Academy (BCCI), The MRF Pace Foundation , Mumbai Indians and the BCCI . As one the key leaders in sportsmechanics, Dhananjai has been involved in the creating the frameworks involving “corporatization of sport “ where his extended role has been towards educating the entire sports ecosystem and working closely with every stakeholder to provide the winning edge .

Some of his notable achievements as a key member /strategist / Analyst for Team India and Mumbai Indians are – 2007 T20 World Cup Team, 2011, ICC Cricket World Cup, 2013 ICC Champions Trophy Team, ICC Test No 1 team(2009), Champions League 2011 ( Mumbai Indians) , IPL 2013 (Mumbai Indians), IPL 2015 (Mumbai Indians) .