Narottam Sharma Takes over as Mastek Global CIO

Narottam Sharma Takes over as Mastek Global CIO

Former Sterlite Technologies CIO Narottam Sharma has joined Mastek as Global CIO. He will be a part of Mastek Executive Leadership Team and would be accountable for IT infrastructure, digital systems, strategic performance and overall management of Mastek’s information technology department. Mastek is an enterprise digital transformation specialist.

“I am excited to be part of a great company and the wonderful Mastek family. While enabling technology transformation at Mastek, I look forward to contributing towards the future success of the company,” Sharma told CIO Dialogues.

Sharma has more than twenty years of high impact leadership & strategic experience in digital business transformation domain. Over the years, he has been recognized as a highly acclaimed Transformation Leader and turnaround architect, with significant experience in leveraging emerging technologies across industries i.e. Banking, Insurance, IT/ ITES, Manufacturing and Services.

In his previous stint at Sterlite Technologies, after a successful two-year journey as Head Technology Transformation, he was elevated to the role of transformation leader for Sterlite Networks Services and also led cyber security for Sterlite Technologies Ltd.

Sharma has worked across diverse and multi-cultural industries, spanning continents. Before STL, he worked in companies like Samsung, Aviva, RBS, Bank of America and IBM. Sharma is an alumnus of BITS Planai and MDI Gurgaon.

Commenting on the appointment Mastek Group VC, MD and Interim Group CEO, Ashank Desai said, “At Mastek, we are preparing for the next phase of our strategic growth and this is an appropriate time to streamline all our functions to ensure we are leveraging the unique talents of Mastekeers. The Group CIO will work in alignment with our goals to streamline internal operations, implement relevant technologies, and develop digital systems so that we continue to delight our customers with breakthrough solutions even when our business is expanding.”