With an education in Economics and Business, Ved has worked in business transformation and emerging technology areas for over 20 years now, spanning web, interactive television, mobile, social, and digital. His focus has always been on driving business value, business change, innovation and strategy. Ved has worked for a number of start ups as well as held leadership roles in large global organisations.
Ved has just finished his last role with Cognizant (CTSH) where he built the European mobile solutions business and drove the UK’s digital transformation agenda. He has worked with leading banks, broadcasters, utility providers and other clients at Cognizant. He is starting with Atos in February, as Associate Partner driving digital transformation for Atos’s clients.
Ved is a frequent speaker at industry forums. He is an entrepreneur at heart and enjoys new ideas, and bringing design and technology together to create value. He passionate about writing, and is hoping to publish his first book in 2016.
Ved lives in London since 2003, with his wife and daughter, who was born there. He ran his first half marathons in 2015, in Brighton & London. He likes to play football on Sundays and is earning to play the saxophone, and wishes he had the time to learn Spanish.