Interests: IT, IoT, Healthcare, Information security, BioTech.
Background: Business leader, created multiple medium to large scale business units in the last 22 years of multi-industry experience in Telecommunications, IT, Media and Technology corporations.
In-depth knowledge of business and enterprise customers gained through decade long experience in IBM, Telecommunications corporations such as Sprint, Bharti Airtel and TATA Telecom, Media houses like Cyber Media India and for Technology organizations like Huawei Enterprises and Phillips. Instrumental in managing growth plans for service enabled businesses, with mid to large team size.
Leveraged domain expertise to successfully create new business units. TATA wireless enterprise business, worth above $250m now, IBM service provider integration business, leadership market share of 25. Netsat Express, USA - $10M. Established Huawei enterprise business. Setup online business unit for media house - Cyber Media India, today an integrated platform for a $15M business. Managed several large business units including IBM Global Grid computing business, with annual revenues of $230M.
Recognized industry expert on Cloud computing, Telecom and IT security. On panel of PC Quest, Data Quest and Better Photography magazines. Have moderated several CXO level summits, frequently tapped by media for expert opinions and industry insight. Was on the Indian Prime Minister’s Malaysia delegation, representing Indian IT sector. Hosted television series on emerging technology for leading channel.
Outsourcing expert with proven experience of negotiating, and overseeing the project. Billion dollar IT outsourcing contracts.
Established Project Management competency for IBM’s India business with 168 PM Specialists with avg industry exp of 15 yrs. Executed over 200 projects.
Product managed, through its life cycle – products for IT, IP, Unified communication products.
Author of book – BBS, Modems & Email, published by Comdex Computer Publishing.
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