Ajay has more than 30 years of experience in the industry across US, Europe and India. Ajay was earlier the Chief Executive of L&T-NxT. Prior to that Ajay spent 17 years at Cognizant. In his last assignment in CTS, he led the USD 2.1 Bn Retail/ConsumerGoods/Travel/Hospitality global vertical. Immediately prior to that, he led Banking & Financial Services in the Americas and, preceding that, managed the Credit Suisse relationship establishing it as a top-5 global account. Earlier, he was the Country Head for Cognizant Switzerland, responsible for incubating business in the Swiss Market. Ajay was also a part of the enterprise transformation program driving Cognizant’s strategy, and was a member of Cognizant’s Executive Leadership Team. Before joining Cognizant , Ajay spent a decade at TCS, leading multiple assignments in the Netherlands, Switzerland, Germany and India. While he cut his teeth in technology as a consummate programmer/analyst/solution architect, Ajay is also a Chartered Accountant by qualification.