Management & Leadership
Sumit can be aptly called a person blessed with multi-faceted brilliance. For him, every interest, every aspect of life is a journey towards excellence. He shares lessons from his varied journeys through his motivational talks.
Sumit runs a business as a ‘brand ambassador for ideas’, leading to their successful delivery. He has, as an artist, held international exhibitions of his paintings; as a musician, performed on various platforms; and as an endurance sportsman, run virtually every marathon or long-distance cyclathons. Recently, he has published his first book, Rules of the Game, a career management guide targeting professionals who want to fast-track their careers.
Across a career spanning management, technology and telecom roles, Sumit has held various leadership positions in large, hyper-growth companies including the Reliance Group, BearingPoint, KPMG Consulting and Philips India. He is currently setting up Gaia Smart Cities, the next generation M2M Telecom Service Provider.
Sumit has been an intrapreneur and has constantly innovated new ways to do things, for which he has been awarded at various platforms, voted as one of the top CIOs in India, top 10 CIOs in Asia-Pacific, and top 50 CIOs in the world by from US Information Week.