Senior IT executive with more than 22 years of experience working across Fortune 500 Financial Services companies, as a catalyst for the Digital transformation, Customer Experience, Robotics, Applications and Infrastructure Re-Engineering, Large Applications Transformations, Infrastructure Modernisation, an Orchestrator of Enterprise wide Digitisation of business processes, promoting usage of social media technologies, Datawarehouse modernization – introducing extensive usage of Big Data, Data Lake and complex Data Analytics for enhanced customer service, customer social media feedback analytics, and recommendation engines for digital channels .
I am Chief Technology Officer at State Bank of India, driving Digital Transformation and IT Innovations agenda, Applications & Infrastructure transformation & rationalization using latest technologies, Design Thinking, Keeping User Experience at the Center of every design decision with stability & robustness of applications & infrastructure. I manage 1 billion USD IT budget for State Bank of India IT, and 4000 IT staff.
I am setting up Innovation and Customer Experience Center for leapfrogging of SBI from 45t5 largest Global Bank to Top 10 Digital Bank globally.
I worked with Barclays for setting up Barclays Technology Centers across Pune, Singapore, Beijing, Prague, Keeve, Tel Aviv and Lithuania. I led digital technology transformation and IT Change/Run of 21 countries in Emerging Markets business
Previously, I worked with Fidelity Investments for transformation of Global Funds Life Cycle Management platform.
I had a short stint with Hughes Network Systems a Satellite Communication company in Maryland, USA.
I setup Address Change and Logistics portal (www.moversguide.com) for United States Postal Service while relocating within United States.
Started my carrier with Parametric Technology Corporation at Boston, Massachusetts, a Computer graphics and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) company for Automobile, Aircraft and Ship building Industries.
I am Mechanical Engineer and Postgraduate from IIT Delhi. I live with my 2 beautiful daughters and a beautiful wife in Pune. I love hiking & adventure sports – white water rafting, skiing etc. I am an amateur golfer.