Speakers and other contributors
Dr. Vishal Sikka
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Vishal Sikka is Chief Executive Officer of Infosys. He joined Infosys in 2014 to help transform the company during a time of significant change in the services industry. Since joining Infosys, he has implemented a strategy of helping clients renew their existing IT landscapes while bringing breakthrough innovation non-disruptively. In addition, Vishal has created a strong focus on learning and education within Infosys and with clients.
Vishal is the creator of “timeless software,” a framework that articulates the principles of renewing existing processes and landscapes without disruption to customer environments. He is especially known for his championship of technology as an amplifier of human potential and his passion for applying software in purposeful ways to address some of the biggest global challenges.
Prior to joining Infosys, Vishal was a member of the Executive Board of SAP SE, leading all products and technologies, including all of product development, and driving innovation globally. He received his BS in Computer Science from Syracuse University, and he holds a PhD in Computer Science from Stanford University.