Ritesh is a seasoned executive with more than two decades of experience in technology and technology-enabled business services. He has worked across the IT services, BPO, SaaS/ BPaaS, outsourced product development, engineering research and development, and automation/ cognitive computing businesses.
He has worked in start-ups, growth and turnaround environments, and has built billion-dollar businesses from scratch. He is one of a few executives globally with exposure to both services (applications, infrastructure and process) and product businesses. He has worked in large public companies, and in VC/ PE backed private companies.
Ritesh, until recently, was an independent advisor to Boards/ CEOs and leadership teams of a number of public and private mid-size businesses across different areas of value creation (strategy, growth, go to market, sales enablement, marketing and branding, capital raise and operational improvements). Before this, Ritesh spent more than 12 years at Infosys (NYSE:INFY), where he was one of the members of the executive leadership team that took the revenues from $100 million in 1999 to $8 billion in 2012.
Ritesh is an MBA from FMS, New Delhi, majoring in Finance and Marketing, and a post graduate honors diploma holder in Systems Management as well as a Bachelor's degree in Commerce, majoring in Economics and Accounting. He has also completed the Executive Development Program at Wharton Business School. Ritesh also serves on the Board of Rutgers University's Design Thinking and Customer Experience Program.