Mr. Joshi is a President of Infosys. He is Head of Banking, Financial Services & Insurance (BFSI), Healthcare and Life Sciences at Infosys and is also responsible for firm-wide sales operations and reporting processes, including large deal pursuits and top account growth. He has over 18 years of professional experience working across the US, India, Mexico, and Europe. His area of expertise lies in the intersection of financial services and technology. He was also selected as a Young Global Leader (YGL) by the World Economic Forum, Davos last year.
He joined Infosys in 2000 and has since worked in different capacities. In his previous role, he was responsible for leading the Financial Services practice in Europe. In 2007, he was appointed as CEO of Infosys Mexico and was instrumental in setting up the first subsidiary in Latin America. He has previously worked in India with ABN AMRO and ANZ Grindlays in their Corporate and Investment banks.
Mr. Sinha is the Executive Chairman of MetricStream Inc. and leads the overall strategy and vision of the organization. His focus in on building MetricStream into a global GRC leader with strong teams that are excited about new markets, disruptive technologies and social impact. He also serves on the Board of several Silicon Valley companies, and was appointed in 2010 to the Board of the US-India Science and Technology Research Endowment Fund by the US State Department to promote entrepreneurship and innovation. Additionally, he is the Chairman of CFHI.org which brings transformative healthcare education to under-served communities.
Over the course of his career, he has spent over 20 years in various entrepreneurial, board, and executive positions building innovative businesses. He was the Co-Founder and President of WhoWhere? Inc., a leading Internet directory services company that was acquired by Lycos in 1998, as well as eGain, an online customer service company which he built from inception to post NASDAQ IPO.
He obtained his BS and MS degrees in Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, and UC Santa Cruz, respectively. He also holds an MS in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management from Stanford University. He has been featured as one of the 50 most successful immigrant entrepreneurs in the US by Silicon India.
In the present scenario with COVID-19 still taking its toll, enterprises across the world are focusing on business continuity, cyber-security and compliance, looking at ways to increase resilience for which GRC is of prime importance. Organizations need to strike a delicate balance between innovation and disruption on one side and risk and efficiency on the other. A comprehensive and cohesive approach to GRC programs can help enterprises anticipate, understand, and manage risks in a holistic manner.
In this fireside chat Mohit Joshi, President, Infosys Limited and Gunjan Sinha, Executive Chairman, MetricStream Inc. discuss: