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Leader Talk: Interview with Abhiraj Singh Bhal, Co-Founder, UrbanClap

1. Please tell us what made you believe in this disruptive idea – that common services can be provided through a digital platform, and are competitive from a pricing standpoint. How does this model work so well? UrbanClap was launched in November 2014 with the vision to organize the home services industry. In the absence of organized players, the market is froth with middle-men and aggregators, wh...

Leader Talk: Interview with Minesh Doshi, Director, Silver Touch Technologies

1. The company has been around for a very long time. Please share your thoughts on how the landscape has shaped up, laying emphasis on digital disruption. How differently are you doing things now? Yes, it has indeed been a very long journey especially after having started from a Tier 2 city (Ahmedabad) where the ecosystem leaves a lot to be desired. Later on, we expanded to Mumbai, Delhi, USA, UK ...

Leader Talk: Interview with Puneet Agarwal, Co- Founder and President Global Sales, VVDN Technologies

Please tell us about the Hardware Engineering industry in India. Some of the areas in which it stands out visa-a-vis some improvements that are required. The hardware engineering industry is the future for India. With 5G around the corner, AI and ML are already creating disruption and everyone adopting IoT, hardware and manufacturing are seeing the light on the horizon. Driving a core tech busines...

Leader Talk: Interview with Rahul Kanodia – Vice Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Datamatics Global Services ltd.

1.Please tell us about the ways in which emerging tech is helping you in your business – particularly AI. Technology is moving at a very fast pace.  AI, mobility, cloud, robotics, AR/VR and advanced analytics are the top 6 emerging technologies. Out of the 6, AI   sits atop all of these, leverages Big Data to render smarter solutions – whether it’s document management, analyzing content or p...

Leader Talk: Interview with Ritesh Agarwal, Founder & Group CEO, OYO Hotels and Homes

1. The whole idea of a tech startup disrupting the hospitality sector – how did it come about? Were there any early signs that there is a great business model which strengthened your resolve? It’s also important to ensure a consistent and controlled experience end-to-end for customers. Since I loved exploring new cities and cultures, I spent most of my ‘me time’ traveling all over the country and ...

Leader Talk: Interview with Gagan Oberoi, Managing Director & CEO, Espire Infolabs

Espire Infolabs is a global IT services company which specializes in digital and customer experience transformation. We got an opportunity to speak to Gagan Oberoi, an industry veteran of more than three decades, and he is the Managing Director & CEO of the company. They have been a NASSCOM member for over a decade and Mr Oberoi had many good things to say about the association, particularly i...

Leader Talk: Interview with Ashish Saxena, Director of AKS IT Services

Ashish Saxena, Director of AKS IT Services The government’s stated vision of a 1 trillion digital economy by 2025 is ambitious but achievable, if we get the building blocks right. Of these, the one of cybersecurity is a curious one. Arguably, it is the greatest threat to the avowed vision but at the same time companies like AKS IT Services are doing remarkably well to address the challenges and pr...

Leader Talk: Interview with Sujata Sahu, Founder, 17000 ft Foundation

Sujata Sahu Founder, Director, 17000 ft Foundation Sujata Sahu founded 17000 ft Foundation, a not for profit that is dedicated to go to the remotest villages of Ladakh, in areas that are ignored and forgotten and help build an eco system of growth and opportunity, for its children and its people. 17000 ft works in over 200 village schools today, to improve education via digital intervention, creat...

AgriTalk with Vijay Pratap Singh Aditya, Co-Founder CEO & Director, Ekgaon

Vijay, let’s start with the most frequently asked question – will the farmer pay for a technology based service? While people are still asking this question, you started working on a model more than a decade back. What were the challenges you had to overcome and ideas that worked for you? To use a clichéd word, value. Once again, whether a farmer will pay or not will depend on his perceived value....

Leader Talk: Interview with Mary Glackin, The Weather Company

Mary M Glackin is the VP for Weather Business Solutions for The Weather Company, IBM. In this role, she oversees forecasting science and operations, product development, and client relationships. Glackin also manages the company’s relationships with members of the national and global weather enterprise that includes national and international government agencies, academia, and other private sector...

Leader Talk: Interview with Bipul Sinha, CEO, Rubrik

NASSCOM staff writer in conversation with Bipul Sinha, CEO, Rubrik   Disaster Recovery – insights on the current state of the Indian market and future prospects. The scope of digitization in India is northward bound and a very steep incline at that. Applications and devices have to be up and running 24 / 7 and hence the need for disaster recovery solutions is extremely high – a positive for ...

Leader Talk: Interview with Dr. Sumit Mitra, CEO – Tesco Business Services & Tesco Bengaluru

NASSCOM staff writer in conversation with Dr. Sumit Mitra, CEO – Tesco Business Services & Tesco Bengaluru.  1. Tracing the journey of Tesco Bengaluru. Tesco in Bengaluru started 15 years ago. It is the home to both Business Services and Technology teams, working together to serve Tesco shoppers a little better every day. The centre has evolved from a more transaction based services to v...