Lycamobile appoints Ashutosh Sarkar as Chief Information Officer
• Ashutosh joins the company with nearly 30 years’ experience in the IT sector and will be responsible for the development and
management of Lycamobile’s digital infrastructure
LONDON, 2 March
: Lycamobile is proud to announce the appointment of Ashutosh Sarkar as its new Chief Information Officer. Ashutosh will be responsible for driving overall IT strategy and its execution in support of operational growth and the company’s digital transformation. He will be instrumental in the ongoing evolution and streamlining of Lycamobile’s superior customer experience.
Ashutosh joins Lycamobile with nearly 30 years’ IT experience, including consulting on and managing the delivery of large-scale IT infrastructure projects in the telecoms, utilities, and financial services industries. He has worked for global IT companies across numerous geographies, including IBM, Oracle, C-Edge Technology and EnterpriseDB. In his most recent role, Ashutosh was Vice President & Head of Enterprise Business at Tech Mahindra, one of India’s largest and leading multinational technology companies.
Navanit Narayan, Lycamobile’s Group Chief Operating Officer said: “We’re very excited to welcome Ashutosh to the Lycamobile team. Ashutosh’s extensive technical and commercial experience will prove invaluable as we continue to build our digital business with the aim of improving the overall customer experience and stimulating exponential growth across key markets.”
Ashutosh commented: “Lycamobile is a diverse and rapidly growing brand with a unique and exciting set of digital challenges. I look forward to working with the team to apply my strategic expertise within the business to achieve the company’s ambitious expansion plans.”
Ashutosh holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the renowned National Institute of Technology Karnataka and a postgraduate management degree from the Indian Institute of Management in Calcutta.
This appointment is the latest in a series of senior hires at Lycamobile as the company accelerates its digital development and operational expansion across all geographies.