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Achal Kataria

Achal Kataria

Vice President & Global Head of Technology, EXL Service Limited

Achal Kataria is Vice President & Global Head of Technology for EXL. He has been associated with EXL Since 2010.

He has 24 years of leadership experience in managing technology lifecycle (pre sales, solutions, Global service delivery, P&L management, driving technology led transformation, technology strategy & roadmap, managing large multi-million dollar budgets, profitability enhancement through automation, client engagement & business value add )

He has good experience in incubating and growing new Ideas and launching new business and service offerings for organizations. An innovator, thought leader, motivator and mentor, his strength is his ability to partner with business stakeholders to create win-win solutions for organizations. He has worked in IT and ITES (Insurance, F&A, Telecom, Healthcare, Travel and Transportation) organizations and led technology from the front.

Prior to joining EXL, Achal was a Business Unit head at Tech Mahindra and was instrumental in setting up the IT Infrastructure Management practice for a UK Telco giant. He has worked with organizations like Genpact, Tech Mahindra & Aricent in the past at various positions. He also had a short stint in US working for Kenexa(IBM) based out of Boston.

Achal holds a B.E Computers degree from University of Pune