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Mr. Avnish Sabharwal

MD, Accenture

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Mr. Avnish Sabharwal

Keynote Session

Mr. Avnish Sabharwal will be gracing our event BII'22 in the Keynote Session. He is an Innovator, Futurist and Tech evangelist, responsible for leading Accenture Ventures for India and Middle East. He has 25 years of distinguished track record of developing, growing, and turning around businesses for Top 500 Fortune clients in mature and emerging markets. In his current role at Accenture India, He is responsible for designing and leading the Ventures and Open Innovation programme for India including managing relationships with start-ups, VCs, PEs, etc

Prior to joining Accenture, he worked with IBM's Global Business Services in India and the United Kingdom for almost a decade in various leadership roles. He is also a mentor of Change for Atal Innovation Mission. He is on the Advisory Board of the Israel CoE at IIM Bangalore as well as mentor to multiple DeepTech startups to help them scale and globalise and was awarded the Most Innovative Leader Award, 2018.

He did his MBA from Warwick Business School and pursued executive education in Strategy/innovation from various schools like Harvard, INSEAD and MIT.