Sudipta K. Sen is the Vice Chairman and Member of Board at SAS Institute (India) Pvt. Ltd., as well as the Regional Director of South East Asia. SAS Institute (India) Pvt. Ltd is the Indian subsidiary of SAS Institute Inc. – a leader in business analytics and business intelligence software solutions. He is responsible for setting the company’s strategic direction and leading its growth as a leading provider of Business Analytics solutions in the country.
Sudipta joined SAS in October 2004 and since then has established SAS as a market leader in Business Analytics, commanding over 50% market share in the advanced analytics market in India. Under his leadership, SAS India has registered double digit growth and has built a formidable presence across sectors such as BFSI, Manufacturing, Telecom, Healthcare, Government and ecommerce. Additionally, Sudipta is also responsible for growing business for SAS in South East Asia.
Mr. Sen graduated in Science and holds a Masters degree in Business Administration. He has had an illustrious career in the IT industry spanning more than 25 years and has held senior executive positions in companies like TATA – IBM, Fujitsu ICIM and Comsat Max Limited a joint venture of Lockheed Martin & Max India. He is a panelist and speaker at several Indian and International forums and is regularly invited as a guest speaker at premier institutions such as ISB and IIMs. He is an acknowledged thought leader in the arena of Analytics.
Pankaj Rai is the Director of Dell Global Analytics (DGA). Pankaj has been with Dell for ~10 years and has been with DGA for over 7 years. Prior to this he was working with the India President’s office and managed all strategic and corporate planning related initiatives of Dell in India. In this role, he was responsible for helping Dell diversify and grow its footprint in India as also represent Dell outside in industry forums.