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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...

Leader Talk: Interview with Mark Kahn, Founding Partner, Omnivore

NASSCOM staff writer in conversation with Mark Kahn, Founding Partner, Omnivore. Mark Kahn is a Founding Partner of Omnivore, an impact venture fund that invests in Indian startups developing breakthrough technologies for food, agriculture, and the rural economy.  Mark serves as a Director for multiple Omnivore-backed startups, including Skymet, Eruvaka, and MITRA. Previously, Mark was the Executi...

Leader Talk: Interview with Dr. Prashant Pradhan, CTO, IBM, India-South Asia

NASSCOM staff writer in conversation with Dr. Prashant Pradhan, CTO, IBM, India-South Asia.  Speaking to a CTO is always tricky. They work with very complex ideas and there’s always the listener’s apprehension whether every idea will be comprehended in its entirety. The man himself was crystal clear in his thoughts and explained technology so lucidly, that our worries proved to be unfounded.  1. O...

Leader Talk: Interview with Sundeep Mohindru, CEO, M1xchange

NASSCOM staff writer in conversation with Sundeep Mohindru, CEO, M1xchange.  Fintech products are in great demand and we have been witnessing the kind of disruptions they can cause. Here was an opportunity to speak to a leader who is driving such a product and creating waves in his particular segment. A certain gap that he has been able to address, rather appreciably.   1. The idea behind starting...

Leader Talk: Interview with Ajay Gupta, Global Head, Smart Cities, Tech Mahindra

NASSCOM Community Lead, Om Routray, in conversation with  Ajay Gupta, Global Head, Smart Cities, Tech Mahindra. 1. Is Tech Mahindra engaged in any smartcity project in India? Any project details that you can share? Absolutely, there are several projects and Tech Mahindra has been successful in implementing some of the unique and World’s largest programs in Smart Cities domain, one of the key proje...

Leader Talk: Interview with Dil Sidhu, Associate Dean, Columbia Business School

It was an opportune moment for us. Time and again we have emphasized on strong linkages that’s concomitant to industry-academia partnerships. Thus, Dil Sidhu’s visit provided an opportunity to gain a deeper understanding. In our midst and addressing the NASSCOM leaders afterwards, he agreed – most generously – to share insights on a range of topics.     The relevance of MBA as a qualif...

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