Senior Vice President, Industry Head Manufacturing
Nitesh is the senior vice president and manufacturing industry head for Infosys, based in Plano, Texas. He is the lead Infosys executive responsible for global P&L management and client relationships across the aerospace and defense, automotive, and industrial sectors. Previously Nitesh was responsible for building the Infosys aerospace, high tech, and manufacturing business across Europe. He is recognized as a pioneer in introducing service offerings integrating business processes, data analytics, PLM/ERP applications, and artificial intelligence (AI) programs in the manufacturing space. Nitesh passionately advocates the use of AI, machine learning, and process automation to amplify the value for business. He advises key clients on the integration of AI to assure success of large global transformation programs.
Nitesh and his teams have been instrumental in the development of the Infosys AI platform, called NIA, based on delivering measurable business value for Infosys customers. Under his guidance, Infosys teams have delivered industry leading machine learning, data analysis, and process automation solutions to the largest companies in the aerospace and defense industry. Nitesh has been a keynote speaker at AI industry forums including GE Minds and Machines, Bosch IoT Conference, and The Conference on Data Monetization. He is a regular speaker at recognized business schools such as ETH Zurich, Rotterdam School of Management, and St. Gallen University. Nitesh is a member of the Industry Advisory Board of the Tauber Institute of Global Operations, Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, where he chairs the Leadership and Programming committees.