Panel 1

Panel Discussion
Digital Transformation and Strategy for realizing the vision of Aatmanirbhar Bharat


The panel will be moderated by Professor Rajhans Mishra, IIM Indore

Arpit Narain

Global Head of Financial Solutions, Mathworks

Arpit Narain is the Global Head of Financial Solutions at MathWorks. In this role, he is responsible for the worldwide expansion of Quant Modelling and Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning based financial solutions business across Financial Risk & Compliance, Climate Risk, Sustainability/ESG, Trusted AI, Model Risk, Trading, and Investment Management. Previously, he also established and led the Quant Risk Modelling & Derivatives Valuations practice at KPMG Global Services.

Gowtham Sivabalan

Lead – Manufacturing Excellence, V-Guard

Gowtham Sivabalan leads the manufacturing excellence at V-Guard. He has over 20 years of experience across Business Excellence, Sustainability, Manufacturing, IoT & Industry 4.0, RFID, Supply Chain Management, and implementation of Lean Principles. Previously, he led the Manufacturing and Process Consulting to practise of Frost & Sullivan as Business Unit Leader.
Rudra Sircar

Rudra Sircar

Corporate Vice President, WNS Global Services

With over 21 years of career enriching experience, including combined delivery, pre-sales and marketing experience in the ERP domain, Rudra Sircar is currently the Corporate Vice President at WNS Global Services. He has been heading the product engineering team for P2P platform over the last five years. During this time, he has taken this product from a vision statement to a robust platform that is live across multiple customers. He holds an Executive Post Graduate Program in Management degree from IIM Indore. 

Sanjeev Pathak

Head of Commercially Managed IT Business, HP

Sanjeev Pathak heads HP, Inc.’s India CMIT (Commercial Managed IT) business and organization. He is responsible for India CMIT Business’ financial performance (P&L) and Commercial PC market share. He currently manages a business P&L of more than $500 million. He owns end-to-end responsibility to formulate and execute profitable growth strategies for the CMIT Business.
Sanjeev Pathak

Vishal Jain

Partner, Deloitte India

Vishal Jain is a Partner with Deloitte India. He advises organisations on risks aspects while enabling business through technology. He has a varied experience in providing services to large organisations across different sectors, such as banking & finance, technology, telecom, manufacturing & retail and life-sciences with specialized experience in Telecom & Media. He has been involved in digital business transformations focused on technologies, such as IoT, RPA, Analytics and Digital Identity.