Healthcare & Life Sciences
Recognized as the Young Global Leader 2010, by the World Economic Forum, Sangita Singh is the Chief Executive of Wipro's global IT business strategic business unit - which is focused on delivering business value through strategic solutions to Healthcare and Life sciences industry.
In her current role, she is leading Healthcare & Life Sciences business unit with the vision of becoming the business value enabler to its client and becoming a billion dollar business unit within Wipro by 2015. Towards the same, she has outlined the strategic themes of "revitalizing innovation", "ensuring patient centricity", "enhancing sales and commercial effectiveness", "staying compliant" & "streamline & simplify IT systems and business processes".
Christened as the 'Outsourcing Wunderkid' by the Time magazine and a recipient of Stevie Award for "Best Asian Woman Executive" and "Excellence in Information Technology" award by FLO, the women's wing of FICCI, she believes that this is the time for convergence in Healthcare and Life sciences business. Her perspectives on 'Accountable Care and Analytics at its Core' published in Knowledge@Wharton have received great reviews by industry and analysts alike.
In her 20+ years at Wipro, Sangita has spearheaded multiple top management roles including SVP and Head of Enterprise Applications Services (EAS) - one of largest technology service line of Wipro's global IT business with a revenue run rate of over 700 million USD and Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for Wipro's Global - IT business, where she was instrumental in establishing Wipro's brand as a leading IT service provider globally.
Sangita has been credited with several strategic business achievements both within and outside the organization. In her six year association with EAS service line, Sangita had driven EAS to be one of the fastest growing within Wipro's - Global IT business. Under her leadership, EAS service line innovated the non-linear service delivery model. Also, she was instrumental in elevating Wipro's partnership stature as the global services partner of world's leading technology firms - Oracle and SAP. Under her leadership as the Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at Wipro, Wipro was awarded the IDC CMO global best practices award and ITSMA (IT Services Marketing association) Services Marketing Excellence award.
Sangita is passionate about nurturing People Engagement and Diversity and has been the executive sponsor for Wipro's diversity initiatives. She has represented Wipro and championed the diversity cause in multiple global forums, including World Economic Forum at Davos, Fortune Women's Forum, FICCI, NASSCOM, Cisco-CEO Forum. She has also evangelized a global people-engagement & knowledge harnessing program though collaboration (leveraging web 2.0 technologies & Social Media) which has been a benchmark within the organization.
Sangita holds an engineering degree from Regional Engineering College-Durgapur and is currently based out of Bangalore, India.