Strategy & Innovation Director
Shantanu brings with him over 30 years of diverse experience in right-sourcing, solutioning and IT advisory across multiple technology domains, industry verticals and multiple geographies. He has worked in Australia, BeNeLux and the UK for the past 2 decades. He has expertise in Innovation & Technology Management thru active R&D initiatives in IoT, Analytics, Cloud & 3-D Printing technology for select industry sectors. Shantanu has been guiding early stage growth through market development, systems, and company build-out, within Continental European, UK and East European operations, focussing on industry-verticals of RetailTech, FinTech, Telco & HealthTech ventures. In Summary, a total of 28 years of European P&L/ Business management, Large Global client relationship, Delivery expertise, Project Management, Business Strategy and passion to initiate new ways of executing business with higher efficiency, innovation and returns.
Having passion for academics/research is another aspect of his interest. Shantanu has a PhD (Customer Success Management) from University of Bedfordshire – UK, Master’s in Engineering from BITS – Pilani and MS in Industrial Management from IIT Bombay, India.
His hobbies include writing articles and books. Shantanu is also involved with organizing Indian/Bollywood cultural events in London, as part of a London based cultural charity organization supporting the initiative of sponsoring education and living for the homeless children in India.