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Ashiss Kumar Dash

Ashiss Kumar Dash

Ashiss Kumar Dash (“Dash”) is the Global Head of Services, Utilities, Resources, and Energy industries at Infosys. Dash leads a highly driven team of client services professionals and technologists focused on creating leading-edge capabilities to help clients navigate their next in the digital journey. In his role, Dash is responsible for the growth of this amalgamation of verticals, from setting strategic direction, driving financial and operational excellence, to accelerating revenue momentum and presence in the market.

Dash has over two decades of expertise in the industry. He influences business strategy and provides executive leadership for Services (Travel and Hospitality, Education, Information & Publishing, Waste Management, Recycling and Professional Services), Utilities (Electric, Gas, Water), Resources (Chemicals, Metals, Mining, and Agribusiness), and Oil & Gas industries.

Dash specializes in global delivery solution design and digital transformation of business functions. He has extensive knowledge of value-driven engagement models and is skilled at formulating programs that significantly augment business value for clients. Dash has been actively involved in steering committees of transformational programs for several large customers across the globe.

His areas of interest include the application of data science and analytics for process agility and customer loyalty, solutions for grid transformation, future of education and re-imagining the workforce of the future.Dash is a keen observer of technology trends and has published perspectives on prevailing industry trends and how to leverage technology disruptions to create sustainable value.

As an initiator of innovative thoughts and opinions, Dash has represented Infosys in several industry forums, including the Smart Grid Interoperability Panel and the Microsoft Smart Energy Reference Architecture Advisory Council. He is also an active participant at the World Economic Forum, Davos.

He is on the Board of Nexant, a company specializing in software and consulting services in intelligent grid and clean energy; Simplus, a provider of Salesforce Quote-to-Cash consulting, implementation, change management, advisory, and managed services; and HealthSigma, an AI-based Intelligent Healthcare start up.

Dash is an engineering graduate from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India, and has a certification from the Global Leadership Program, Stanford University.

Based in Los Angeles, Dash spends his leisure time reading, swimming and running.