Chief Operating Officer
Working with IGT for the last 6 years as the Head of IGT’s worldwide operations, Akhil is focused on increasing competitiveness & depth of services while improving customer experience and employee engagement. Akhil brings with him over 25 years of management experience in operations, consulting, product development, large system integrations, testing, support and consultative selling to Banking, Insurance, and Telecom companies in the United States, Latin America, Europe and Asia.
Prior to joining IGT, Akhil was the Vice President and Global Head of BFSI DU at Virtusa, where he was spearheading the company’s global deliveries and operations. He has also served as Vice President at Kanbay/Capgemini, where he played a significant role in the offshore delivery of multiple business units for large accounts resulting in exponential growth of the company’s global workforce, revenue and market capitalization.
Akhil is an alumnus of the Western Michigan University and he has featured in the ‘Who’s Who’ among the students in American colleges & universities while pursuing his MS. He is also a Gold Medalist BE from Birla Institute of Technology, India.