Sumit Bhattacharya


Sumit Bhattacharya is the Executive President, Strategic Businesses and Marketing of HCL Infosystems Ltd. As a senior member of the management team, Sumit is responsible for strategic new businesses and partnership opportunities for the company. He is also the functional head of all the marketing teams in HCL Infosystems.

Sumit is a proven business leader who brings a blue ocean thinking approach to market outreach, product management and customer experience. He has been associated with HCL Enterprise in various capacities across multiple businesses. He was one of the founding members of HCL BPO in 2001 and headed HCL’s Marketing function during the heady Hardware days of the late eighties. With a career spanning over 40 years, Sumit has been associated with the Indian and Global IT and ITeS industry for 25 years. Sumit has worked in global organizations like Thorn-EMI and Xerox. He has also managed an entrepreneurial venture in the US. In the recent past, Sumit has been developing strategies and models focused on the deployment of Integrated Services to generate measurable and significant business impact and value for global as well as mid-sized enterprises. Prior to joining HCL Infosystems, Sumit was a Senior Vice President and Head of Global Marketing at Sutherland Global Services based in the US.

Sumit is an MBA from London Business School, and has been a key speaker and panelist in various industry forums and academic institutions. Sumit is also actively involved in mentoring enterprises in various industries ranging from development and deployment of Artificial Intelligence/Neural Network/Fuzzy Logic-enabled Financial Trading Systems to Adventure based Training and Learning.