Winners

Mandar Marulkar
VP & HEAD IT, CISO KPIT Technologies
CSO Jun 26th 2017
Marulkar has over 23 years of experience in diverse industries, with demonstrated skills in effective execution of IT strategy and driving innovation. With expertise in leading budget and resource optimization, risk mitigation and compliance measures, he has played a key role in the success of digitalising KPIT. 
Prior to KPIT, he was worked as the National IT Manager for IDBI Home Finance, and as Senior IT Engineer for Tata Honeywell. Through the years, he has helped in strengthening business relationships and handling distributed teams, developing partnerships and handling global IT procurement.
He specializes in aligning digital solutions to business needs. He has influenced the Think Digital culture and maximized the competitive edge by inculcating digital skills.The Stanford University Graduate is adept at building long-term IT road maps, Digital Enterprise Infrastructure and Application Architecture, deploying large-scale business systems, managing IT operations, information security and business continuity initiatives.
Marulkar has been recognized for his exceptional skills and contributions. He was awarded the Jewels of Digital Maestro Award 2015, Core Quadrant and Dynamic CIO, IT Excellence Award(2015), VMware IT Excellence Award, and EMC Transformers Award 2015 for enabling better insight in business operations, providing transparency, predictability and enabling sustained growth.