The Essar Group CIO will take on the additional responsibility at the global solution integrator.
Jayantha Prabhu had added another feather to his cap. The Essar Group CIO has taken on the added responsibility of becoming AGC Networks’ new India Business Head. The appointment was announced over the weekend and Jayantha is looking forward to the opportunities it presents.
“I’m honoured to take on this additional responsibility as India Business Head at AGC Networks,” said Jayantha. “This is an exciting opportunity to use the vast global experience I’ve gathered at Essar Group to bring value to AGC Networks’ customers. As the Group CIO at Essar I’ve taken care of the group’s diversified businesses and that knowledge will form an important part of my role here at AGC Networks. The industry is at an exciting stage right now and this role gives me the chance to add value to many more Indian businesses and be a part of the change.”
With over 25 years experience in the field, Jayantha has been a key driver for change at Essar Group, pushing for the use of IT to transform business processes. This made Essar one of the earliest adopters of digital transfomation and helps it keep up with the constantly changing needs of the IT and business landscape. With his keen vision and business intuition Jayantha has helped Essar’s various businesses around the world drive business metrics and growth. It is this exeprience he hopes to leverage at AGC Networks.
Global solution integrator AGC Networks is an Essar Group company that provides digital solutions to some of the world’s leading brands in the space of Unified Communications, Network Infrastructure and Data Centre, Cyber Security (CYBER-i) and Enterprise Applications. The company presence around the world, including Middle East, North America, Africa, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand and Phillipines.