A REMARKABLE PROFESSIONAL JOURNEY
Mr. Ashish Aggarwal’s academic sojourn began at the prestigious Delhi University, where he attained a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science. He then set his sights on the Ivy League, embarking on an executive management degree at the revered Harvard Business School. Following this, he cut his teeth on numerous international projects at HCL Technologies before briefly joining Intel Corporation’s ranks in Bangalore. After a brief stint with Intel Corporation, he spent six years in the US working for several bigwigs in the corporate world.
Mr. Aggarwal’s stay in the USA proved to be a pivotal phase in his professional journey, for it offered him a plethora of opportunities to forge valuable connections, hone his technical acumen, and master the nuances of emerging technologies. He returned to India in 2011 and joined Tata Communications, the erstwhile Videsh Sanchar Nigam Limited. As the head of Business Process Management and Integration, he led his team with aplomb and steered the organisation towards uncharted territories of success.
In 2015, the leader charted his course towards entrepreneurial glory after bidding adieu to Tata Communications. His visionary spirit culminated in the establishment of ANDD Techservices Private Limited, a company aimed at empowering organisations worldwide with right technology and processes to achieve digital transformation and automation.
Under his stewardship, the company stands unwavering in its commitment to delivering maximum value to clients and employing avant-garde technologies. Also, the team’s 120-plus project completions reflect its devotion to excellence.
A TECH-SAVVY ENTREPRENEUR
Mr. Aggarwal has carved a niche for himself in the corporate world, with a specialisation in security and digital transformation programs. His extensive experience in the industry prompted him to embark on a journey of self-discovery, where he could utilise his acquired knowledge to establish a unique and independent venture. His vision to expand his company both in terms of employees and customers is a testament to his entrepreneurial prowess. Born and raised in humble beginnings, he learned the value of hard work and perseverance, which has been instrumental in managing his two businesses in California, USA, and India.
Mr. Aggarwal’s remarkable career has been adorned with numerous accolades, marking him as an outstanding professional in his field. As a member of the Merger and Acquisition team at Tata Communications, he was recognised for his exceptional collaborative skills, receiving the prestigious ‘Collaboration Award’ from the CIO and Legal team. Additionally, his ingenuity and creativity were on full display when he was named a semi-finalist in Tata Communications’ Shape the Future competition, where he presented an innovative vision for the organisation’s future.
The determined leader’s exceptional business acumen and his ability to identify areas for improvement have resulted in significant savings, such as the $600,000 reduction in software licences achieved through his thoughtful efforts.
Mr. Aggarwal’s contribution to the latest addition to the digital transformation literature, the book – Digital Transformation and Modernization with IBM API Connect on API Administration – co-authored in 2021, has earned him further recognition as an authority in the sector.
Currently, Mr. Ashish Aggarwal leads a business program for a prominent financial institution in the United States, marking another milestone in his illustrious career.