About Sanchia Benedict
Sanchia Benedict is a Consulting Analyst in the Application Development practice at Info-Tech Research Group. She manages the creation and execution of Info-Tech’s leadership workshops and events. Most recently, Sanchia spearheaded the creation of Info-Tech’s Management Playbook program designed to build better IT leaders and provide a strong foundation to elevate IT’s strategic efforts. She also manages Info-Tech Academy, an e-Learning platform that drives video based training and development for core IT processes. She covers key topics in the application portfolio and development space, including Agile development, DevOps, Business Analysis, Quality Assurance, Cloud Development, and other best practices within the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC).
Prior to her career at Info-Tech, Sanchia leveraged her education in Financial Economics to support research roles in the financial services and IT space. She was engaged with the IBM Watson Project to provide investment research annotation to develop a cognitive financial tool. She also held a research position in the multinational coverage department at BNP Paribas. Sanchia holds a Hon.BA from York University specializing in Financial and Business Economics.