Sanjay is the regional managing principal (RMP) leading ZS Asia. Sanjay also serves on the firm-wide executive management advisory council. Prior to taking on the Asia RMP role, Sanjay led ZS’s global operations and technology business area.
Sanjay’s client work is focused on leading large transformational programs. He founded the analytics process optimization (APO) solutions business at ZS, helping clients manage and scale their analytics capabilities across functions, brands and geographies. He has served one of the largest life sciences firms in its multiyear journey to strengthen its analytics capabilities across the globe, and he has been an advisor to many other similar journeys. Sanjay has also led large commercial operations’ end-to-end transformational programs.
Sanjay has served on the board of the U.S.-India Joint Science and Technology Endowment, a forum under the aegis of the U.S. State Department and the government of India to foster cross-border innovation and entrepreneurship. Sanjay is a frequent speaker at industry forums and has been covered and quoted in print and broadcast media globally.
Prior to joining ZS, Sanjay served as the chief executive of Wipro Consulting, part of the NYSE-listed, $20-billion Wipro Technologies. He also served as vice chairman and member of the board of Wipro BPO. Earlier, Sanjay was with McKinsey & Company and advised the top management of Fortune 500 companies on issues of strategy and growth.
Sanjay has an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, an M.S. in computer science from Pennsylvania State University, and a bachelor’s of technology in computer engineering from Birla Institute of Technology, India.