VS Shridhar is Senior Vice President and Head of the Internet of Things (IoT) business initiative at Tata Communications. His current responsibility is to grow and establish Market Leadership of Tata Communication’s IOT Business in India.
Shridhar joined Tata Communications in 2002, when the Tata group acquired holding stake in VSNL, and was leading the core team instrumental in launching Tata Communications’ Enterprise Business.
Prior to his current role, Shridhar was Sr. Vice President and Head of the India Enterprise Business segment at Tata Communications. He was responsible for maintaining Tata Communications’ leadership position in the communications solutions space for large enterprises. In his 14 years with the company, Shridhar has also served as the Chief Operating Officer of Tata Communications Transformation Services (TCTS), a 100% subsidiary of Tata Communications and managed high-impact, deals implementing and executing transformational deals for global enterprises. Shridhar also played key role in leading the team that was responsible for merger of Teleglobe with Tata Communications.
With a career spanning over 25 years across geographies, Shridhar brings a rich blend of working in both telecom and IT industry. He has varied experience in different portfolios including sales, product management, B2B marketing and developing start-ups. Prior to Tata Communications, he has worked with IBM, Wipro and TVS Electronics.