Global IT service provider Hexaware has announced the appointment of Girish Pai as the global head of its data and artificial intelligence (AI) service line. Hexaware aims to leverage Pai’s extensive industry experience to drive innovation in the technology solutions space.
“Girish possesses an impressive history of building high-growth data businesses and nurturing top-tier talent. Under his guidance, we anticipate our Data and AI service line will become a transformative force for our clients and a key driver of growth for Hexaware,” said Milan Bhatt, president and global head of Cloud & Data Services.
Pai, an industry veteran, has an experience of 28 years, of working in domains like IT, digital strategy, and data and analytics. He has worked in companies like Tredence, Infosys, Idea Booth and Shopalyst. In his last role, he was the chief customer officer for Tredence.
"I am excited to be part of Hexaware's leadership team. The data and AI landscape is evolving at an astounding pace, offering immense untapped potential. Enterprises seek partners who can serve as their trusted advisors. I am optimistic about our capability to innovate and provide new solutions, enabling our clients to revolutionise their business with data and AI,” said Pai. He is an alumnus of the University of Mysore and the University of Chicago (Booth School of Business).
In September, Hexaware announced the appointment of Anton Tomchenko as its chief revenue and solutions officer for Digital and Software Services. Tomchenko has over two decades of experience in technology, engineering, and consulting. Prior to joining Hexaware, he has worked with software engineering firm EPAM Systems in multiple roles for nearly two decades including C-track executive, co-head of business, head of PE/VC product and technology M&A services and as a senior software engineer at Google.