Keenly aware that today’s technology world is ultimately about ideas, Ashish brings to his position as President the ability to accelerate innovation and global scale. Ashish leads new customer acquisitions, strengthens relationships with existing customers, forges technology partnerships, and enables Microland’s strategic transformation as a partner that helps enterprises move to a digital world. Around the globe, Ashish’s teams ensure clients’ embrace of AI, automation and IIoT is predictable, reliable, stable and industry-leading.
Ashish is the consummate leader who adds value from the very first conversation. He is also a deeply engaged and caring mentor to and leader of teams. A diversified global career of over 30 years prepared Ashish to guide talent in scaling application, infrastructure and consulting capabilities globally. His past positions in the IT Services industry included Senior Advisor, Bain Capital, and member of the Executive Committee and EVP/General Manager of the Emerging Business Group at CSC, where he reported to the CEO and was responsible for all next-gen businesses. Prior to CSC, Ashish spent 11 years with Cognizant. The last position held there was SVP/Managing Director, Enterprise Application Services.
A proud member of Microland’s large club of employees who have left and then returned, Ashish spent nine years in significant roles with Microland early in his career, including launching India’s first Internet Professional Services Company, as VP of Planetasia.com.
Ashish has a track record for customer centricity, rigor in execution and building strong advisory capabilities in client teams. Today, he engages passionately in thought leadership reimagining how innovative application of next-gen infrastructure can turbo charge almost every aspect of an organization.
Ashish holds a Post Graduate Degree in Business Management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management, University of Mumbai and a Bachelors’ Degree of in Electrical Engineering from the Sardar Patel College of Engineering, Mumbai.