Dr. Sumit D. Chowdhury


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 Dr. Sumit D. Chowdhury, President, Enterprise Business of Reliance Jio

Dr. Sumit D. Chowdhury is the President, Enterprise Business of Reliance Jio. He joined Jio as the CIO and then moved to setup the Enterprise Business. Prior to this he was the VP & Partner of IBM India looking after the Telecom, Media Entertainment and Energy Utilities practice. Earlier, Sumit was the CIO of Reliance Communications where he founded Reliance Tech Services and was its first CEO. Before Reliance, he was the Country Head of Bearing Point in Australia and a Partner with KPMG in US and Australia. Sumit is a mentor and investor in several startup companies in healthcare, career, mobile and IT services sectors. He is an motivational speaker empaneled with the Outstanding Speakers Bureau where he speaks about Management, Telecom, IT, Governance, Security and the Internet of Things. He has recently published his first book on career management, titled ‘Rules of the Game’. The book is now close to becoming a management bestseller in its category.

Sumit is a B.Tech from IIT Kanpur, an MS in ECE and Ph.D in Management from Carnegie Mellon University. He is a Graduate Member of Australian Institute of Company Directors.