I have been associated with Pitney Bowes for more than 15 years. I had started my journey with the company at its Headquarter in New York. In 2007, and moved to India as an expatriate to start-up the India operations. As the first employee of the company, I was responsible for setting up the India operations and lead cross-functional teams to deliver value, consistently, on business goals. I was instrumental in shaping the company’s growth to over 600 people strong team within 6 years, with 45+ different software product teams under my leadership and two strategically important centres in the country. And in this journey, the setup has earned more than 20 top accolades in the country including Top 5 IT employers in the country, Top 20 Great Place to Work, Aon Hewitt’s Top Company for Leaders, DataQuest Top 20, NASSCOM Diversity awards, Asia’s Best Employer and many more. I’m passionate about innovation, building new businesses and developing people and I also recently led the efforts behind launching of a start-up accelerator, the 4th such corporate incubator in the country, and am actively involved in the ecosystem.
I am serving on the advisory board of a few startups along with serving as the founding member of Catalyst India (founding member along with TK Kurien as chair). I am also Chair- IT, Delhi Management Association, a core member of NASSCOM Regional Council, India CEO Forum, Indo- US Chamber of Commerce, European Union Chamber of Commerce, TiE and Confederation of Indian Industries (CII). I am also on the Governing Council for ETASHA Society that provides vocational training, placement, employability skills training and career guidance to the youth from disadvantaged sections of the society.
I completed my MBA from Anderson School of Management, UCLA and Harvard Business School, and also have a degree in Architecture.