by Larry Mead, Kate Kompelien and Kurt Schroeder
MINNEAPOLIS, MN – December 22, 2020 – Avtex, a customer experience (CX) consulting and technology company, announced today the hiring of Amol Gupta as Country Head and Vice President, for their Global Delivery Center in Hyderabad, India. Avtex currently has offices in several cities across North America and with this hiring they are establishing their first office in India, which will become operational in early 2021.
Gupta comes to Avtex with nearly 20 years of leadership, global delivery, enterprise transformation, IT strategy, consulting, and capability-building experience.
“I am very excited to welcome Amol to Avtex,” says Biplab Mandal, Executive Vice President of Services at Avtex. “His wisdom, global enterprise experience and skills would add tremendous strategic value to our customers and help Avtex scale new heights of delivering exceptional experience through transformation, orchestration and collaboration. As Amol builds, scales and matures the capability, process and technology workloads in India, we expect to pass the elastic benefit to our customers at an attractive rate.”
Prior to joining Avtex, Gupta led a global team of 450+ consultants at Infosys, delivering Microsoft Dynamics 365 solutions and working closely with enterprise customers across North America, Europe, ANZ, and APAC. There, he was also instrumental in incubating and scaling the Microsoft practice.
As Country Head, Gupta will be responsible for leading, managing and overseeing the operations on the ground in India. He will be focusing on building a team that extends the Avtex North American offices, creating a new level of agility and responsiveness to clients. With a broader, diverse workforce the Global Delivery Center will enhance their talent pool and elasticity to Avtex in terms of global scale and deeper excellence in providing exceptional customer experience.
“I am extremely excited to join this vibrant and high-potential team at Avtex,” said Gupta. “I am inspired by the leadership, values and the wonderful culture, and I am looking forward to taking Avtex global and establish a world-class Global Delivery Center in India, which will propel industry-leading rapid growth. My endeavor is to ensure that the incredible culture and values at Avtex are extended to Avtex India."