Sandeep Agarwal has 25+ years of IT industry experience covering a broad portfolio in across diverse sectors such as Enterprise Digital Transformation, Industrial, Consumer Electronics, Digital Enterprise, Telecom Communications, Enterprise Networking, Embedded Technologies and Data Center Domains. At Happiest Minds since 2012, Sandeep is responsible as COO for our Digital Business, owning the CTO function, Technology Practices, Delivery, Partnership, Alliances and Operations for the BU. Prior to this role, Sandeep built the ER&D business acquiring some major and marque customers in Networking, Industrial, Semi and Embedded Technologies. Sandeep helped incubate the IoT Center of Excellence(CoE) and forged industry partnerships with Intel, Microsoft, AWS, Google, PTC and many other companies to provide end-to-end solutions and system integration services to Happiest Minds’ customers. As part of the Senior Management, Sandeep supports various major and minor initiatives at the company level. Sandeep also actively participates at NASSCOM, CII, BCIC, Leadership Excellence, ChemTech Industry Events and is also actively involved with the start-up eco-system.
Prior to joining Happiest Minds, Sandeep was with MindTree for 12+ years and was part of the Senior core team that was instrumental in growing MindTree’s Product Engineering Services business in the global market. He played a key role in establishing successful multi-year relationships with a host of Fortune500 companies. Sandeep was also a recipient of MindTree’s prestigious Chairman’s award and Citizen’s award and headed the PM Council at MindTree for the year 2007-2008. Prior to MindTree, Sandeep has worked with Lucent Technologies, USA, and Tata Infotech.
Sandeep has authored and published the book “P.R.I.D.E” for young professionals to help build their personal and Professional life. Sandeep has won the “Indian Achiever’s Award” from India Achievers Forum. Sandeep is founding member of Leadership Excellence – India Chapter and also a “Fellow” life-time member in Institute of Directors (IoD). Sandeep is a regular speaker at international and domestic industry events and Academics. As part of his social activities, Sandeep is a core member of Words of Peace Global (WOPG), a non-profit organization to support and spread message of peace promoted by its founder Mr. Prem Rawat.
Sandeep Agarwal holds Bachelor of Electronics Engineering degree with distinction from Shivaji University, Maharashtra, and has completed the Advanced Computing Diploma from CDAC Pune, and mini-MBA online from Leadership Excellence, Harvard Square USA.