CEO & Managing Director
Amit is the Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director at L&T Technology Services (LTTS), responsible for providing business & technology leadership, market direction and strategic vision to drive the company’s performance.
An influential leader in the engineering services industry for over 25 years, and one of the early proponents of engineering & information technology outsourcing services from India, Amit has amassed a wealth of international experience spanning a variety of geographies and is a trusted strategic advisor to clients on Engineering and R&D best practices.
Amit was previously Deputy CEO & Whole Time Director, running the gamut of business operations, delivery and sales & marketing at LTTS, and preparing the technology roadmap for the company’s future. Amit led LTTS’ executive management team that oversaw the organization’s business and strategy implementation.
Amit has always been passionate about helping global R&D customers and Fortune 500 companies leverage L&T Technology Services’ digital engineering offerings for their strategic differentiation and product development.
Amit is the sole ER&D sector leader in the elite NASSCOM Executive Council (IT/ITeS), guiding NASSCOM’s industry charter, helping foster out-of-the-box innovation, and promoting Intellectual Property creation in India’s tech industry.
He joined LTTS in 2009, as its Business Head of Americas. Over the years, he has progressively taken on increased responsibility for the company’s business worldwide and helped in its growth, both organically and via acquisitions.
As a core member of the LTTS leadership team, Amit was instrumental in driving the company through a high-profile Initial Public Offering (IPO) in India and successfully listing it on the National Stock Exchange and the Bombay Stock Exchange in 2016.
His career which spans over two decades in core engineering & information technology outsourcing, is marked with significant achievements. Amit has managed P&L for multiple business units, spearheaded organization-wide strategic initiatives and led business development and relationship management activities worldwide.
Amit is an electrical & electronics engineer and has been honored with the Distinguished Alumni Award for Leadership in Corporate World, Industry, Academia and Research Institutions by his alma mater, BIT Mesra. He was recognized by the Indo American Chamber of Commerce as the Corporate Leader of the Year, 2023.
Amit has done an Advanced Management Program in Business Leadership from INSEAD, France. He has also done a Global Business Leadership Executive Program with Harvard Business School Publishing.
Amit is an avid reader of both biographies and fiction and encourages his employees to nurture and expand their minds through reading. He has written extensively on Technology, Leadership and Sustainable Development. Amit is currently based out of Washington DC.