|Umesh has more than 35 years of professional experience having worked for Indian blue-chip and multinational corporations, ranging from Larsen & Toubro Limited to Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services. Right through his career Umesh has led the creation and management of infrastructure, ranging from building sophisticated clean room facilities for manufacturing hard disk drives through building both inside plant and outside plant for the largest Telcos in India, to building and managing cloud infrastructure services as a senior IT infrastructure services professional. In the communications industry vertical, Umesh has handled numerous key business processes starting with alliance development and formation of a joint venture company for setting up a Telco, setting up of a manufacturing facility, network design, engineering and deployment (MPLS), solutioning and presales. Besides the above Umesh has also been a part of the leadership team of one of the largest global IT services companies. In this role his responsibility included the creation of a cloud infrastructure services portfolio encompassing consulting, design & build services to cloud infrastructure provisioning and other value added services. Umesh has a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur.
|Gunjan Bagla has 25 years of global sourcing and marketing experience. He has held senior positions in global technology sales and marketing. Mr. Bagla has managed teams sourcing products from China, India, Japan, and the rest of Asia. He began his career as an engineer for Larsen & Toubro Bangalore, a prominent Indian industrial firm. Mr. Bagla came to the U.S. and later worked as Director of Program Management for Tandon Computer.Based in California, he is the author of the acclaimed title “Doing Business in 21st Century India: How to Profit Today from tomorrow’s most exciting Market” published in July 2008 by Warner/Hachette Books. More about our Managing Director, Gunjan Bagla.