Chief Digital Officer
Nipun Mehrotra was appointed in 2017 as IBM’s Chief Digital Officer (CDO) for India/South Asia and the business head of the newly formed “Digital Business Group (DBG)” to help transform the way IBM engages and partners with the burgeoning tech eco system comprising of Start Ups, Academia, Developers & several Investors. Nipun and his team are at the forefront of leading IBM’s customers in their digital transformation journey in collaboration with the ecosystem. Through his 30-year career in the Tech industry – based out of Delhi, Bangalore, Shanghai and Singapore has led strategic shifts while leading large operational business units (Systems, Technology Services, Enterprise Sales in Asia Pacific, etc.). His expertise lies in successfully straddling innovation with operational execution.
Nipun is passionate about using “Design Thinking” and the power of Cognitive / AI capabilities to build client-centric, “future-ready” organizations. Serves on the Board of Advisors for several as well as mentors 25+ young “start-ups” and 100+ professionals – especially women to front line roles.