Sameer Kishore is vice president for the Banking, Financial Services, Securities, Insurance and Data Analytics (BFSI) vertical in NTT DATA Services. Under Sameer’s leadership, BFSI has launched several strategic industry solutions and IP which have led to improved customer satisfaction and new customer acquisition as well as overall business growth. Sameer has more than two decades of leadership experience in driving growth of IT and IT-enabled services across major industry verticals such as BFSI, information services, healthcare, manufacturing and retail across North America, Europe and Asia.
Sameer joined NTT DATA Services from Wipro Technologies where he was part of the team that started the BFSI business and later the business technology services unit. Most recently, Sameer served as president and member of the board at Infocrossing, an infrastructure services company that Wipro acquired in 2007. He is credited with Infocrossing’s metamorphosis from a floundering provider of SME-centric data center services to a profitable, Global 1000-focused, outsourcing business.
Sameer is a graduate in math and statistics and holds a postgraduate degree in management studies from a leading university in India.