Shefali Bansal and Ajoy Chawla speak on ‘Leadership in the Digital Era’ at IIMB
Global Engineering Director of Red Hat Shefali Bansal and CEO of the Jewellery division of Titan Ajoy Chawla shared the digital transformation journey in their respective organizations as special invitees to a class hosted by Prof. Gopal Mahapatra at IIMB this afternoon. Mr. Chawla highlighted the role of a collaborative leader in times of change, especially in the digital era, and Ms. Bansal discussed the importance of personal time, space, and well-being in what she termed “today’s hustle culture.”
Ms. Shefali Bansal is an IIMB alumna and an engineering graduate specializing in Computer Science. As global engineering director at Red Hat, she is responsible for bootstrapping and growing OpenShift Engineering teams in Asia Pacific, Europe & North America regions. Holds patents and has external publications in areas of Reliability Analytics, and has won several global awards
Mr. Ajoy Chawla is a TAS Officer with Engineering and MBA from IIMC. He is the Chief Executive Officer of Titan’s jewellery business, which includes brands such as Tanishq, Mia, Zoya, and CaratLane, and he is also on the Board of CaratLane. He has also led the Strategy function, International Business, and watch business within Titan.