Ashutosh   Sharma

Ashutosh Sharma

VP, Research Director Serving CIO Professionals

Ashutosh serves the CIO role and leads the India team that guides Business Technology (BT) and Marketing & Strategy Professionals. Ashutosh specializes in the area of BT and provides strategic guidance and advice to clients in the areas of digital business, cloud, mobility, big data, emerging technologies, sourcing, and contract management.

Previous Work Experience

Ashutosh has worked in various roles at leading consulting and IT services firms. Most recently he was with Infosys advising aerospace and automotive clients in the US. Prior to that, he spent close to nine years at Cognizant consulting for major retail and consumer goods organizations in North America and Asia Pacific.

Education

Ashutosh completed his postgraduate diploma in business management from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, and a Bachelor of Technology in mechanical engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi.

Ashutosh Sharma

VP, Research Director Serving CIO Professionals

Ashutosh serves the CIO role and leads the India team that guides Business Technology (BT) and Marketing & Strategy Professionals. Ashutosh specializes in the area of BT and provides strategic guidance and advice to clients in the areas of digital business, cloud, mobility, big data, emerging technologies, sourcing, and contract management.

Previous Work Experience

Ashutosh has worked in various roles at leading consulting and IT services firms. Most recently he was with Infosys advising aerospace and automotive clients in the US. Prior to that, he spent close to nine years at Cognizant consulting for major retail and consumer goods organizations in North America and Asia Pacific.

Education

Ashutosh completed his postgraduate diploma in business management from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, and a Bachelor of Technology in mechanical engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi.

Research Coverage

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  • For eBusiness & Channel Strategy Professionals

    REPORT: 2017 India Online Banking Functionality Benchmark

    ICICI Bank Stands Out By Offering Better Online Banking Services

    June 12, 2017Ashutosh Sharma, Arnav Gupta

    Online banking customers in India use their providers' secure websites to complete tasks and achieve their banking objectives. Digital banking teams must keep a close eye on which goals a customer can complete via online banking and how conveniently they can complete those goals. To help digital banking teams improve their online banking services, Forrester used its Digital Banking Functionality Benchmark methodology to assess and score the secure websites of five banks in India across 51 criteria. This report outlines our findings as well as the insights and best practices our research uncovered.

  • For eBusiness & Channel Strategy Professionals

    REPORT: 2017 India Mobile Banking Benchmark

    ICICI Bank Leads Again, Setting The Bar For Mobile Banking In India

    May 26, 2017Ashutosh Sharma, Arnav Gupta

    Digital banking strategy executives need to deliver mobile banking services that not only exceed customers' current needs and expectations, but also anticipate their future needs and improve their financial well-being. To help digital banking teams understand how their services compare with their peers, identify good practices, and improve their mobile banking services, we used our Mobile Banking Benchmark methodology to evaluate the mobile banking services of seven retail banks in India.

  • For CIO Professionals

    REPORT: Indian Tech Market Outlook For 2017 To 2018

    Tech Spending In India Will Continue To Grow Sharply Through 2018

    January 24, 2017Ashutosh Sharma

    In 2017 and 2018, domestic factors and activities will influence business and government technology spending in India more than ever before. CIOs will need to strike a balance between making business technology (BT) investments and overhauling operational technology to support changing regulations in an increasingly digital economy. This report helps Indian CIOs understand the factors influencing tech spending in the country and set their technology budgets.

  • For CIO Professionals

    REPORT: Breakout Vendors: IoT Business Applications In India

    Emerging Vendors Help Reduce Time-To-Value For IoT-Related Investments

    January 17, 2017Ashutosh Sharma

    Technology leaders in India are in the early stages of adopting internet of things (IoT) technologies for business innovation. Organizations' unfamiliarity with the new technology is compounded by the number of vendors claiming to have exactly the solution you need, making it difficult to select the right IoT partner. In this report, we profile three breakout vendors — companies that should be on CIOs' radar as you consider leveraging IoT to digitally enable your products or operations.

  • For eBusiness & Channel Strategy Professionals

    REPORT: How Digital Leaders Succeed In India

    Low Levels Of Digital Maturity Require Digital Firms To Work Extra Hard For Success

    January 13, 2017Ashutosh Sharma

    The fastest-growing economy in the world, with its rising wealth and disposable income, is an attractive eBusiness market for global firms. But to be successful in India, they will have to not only modify their globally successful products and services for this unique market, but also operate their digital business very differently. This report helps eBusiness and channel strategy professionals understand the practices that have made firms like Amazon, Uber, and Google digital leaders in India.

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