Bachelor of Engineering: Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi, India
Masters in Business Administration - Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow, India
Business value focused Digital & IT Professional with 28+ years of experience in FMCG, Food, Telecom and Manufacturing industries with companies like Unilever, Domino’s Pizza, Bharti Airtel, Tata Teleservices and Uflex at various levels and as CIO in later years.
Work seamlessly across levels – Board to the operating level
Right blend of strategy and operations across the entire technology landscape of Digital, Business applications, Infrastructure, Cyber security, etc.
Active speaker at universities, educational institutes and industry forums.
Honoured with industry recognitions and awards
• CIO of the Year 2019 by Enterprise IT World
• CIO Power List 2020 and 2021 by Core Media
• CXO Excellence Award 2021 by TechPlus Media
• Case Study “Connect: Preparing for the Digital Future” in the book “Compendium: Management Cases from Emerging Markets” (ISBN: 978-1482874600) published by Partridge Publishing India.
• Paper “Factors Influencing the Digital Business Strategy” in the Pertanika J. Soc. Sci. & Hum. 25 (3): 1489 - 1500 (2017).