Vikas Bhutada, Executive Vice President, has 38+ years of experience in the IT industry. He has played a key role in building and expanding HTC’s business globally, over the past 25 years.
Vikas has a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Nagpur University and a Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering and Management from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur. He started his career with Tata Engineering, India, as Systems Analyst. He later worked as General Manager with an IT products and solutions company in Bahrain for 11 years where he developed and expanded the company’s software products portfolio and business in the Arabian Gulf and Asia-Pacific regions.
His experience in the global IT industry covers a broad spectrum of activities such as, business and technology strategy, thought leadership, developing alliances and partnerships, managing sales and business development, contract negotiations, team building, product management, and recruitment. He has managed strategic business units across industry verticals and multiple geographies covering large size P&Ls; large global client engagements covering IT outsourcing and BPO deals; products development and marketing; Technology practices, and M&A deals.
Vikas also serves in an advisory capacity on the board of a young startup company.
Vikas loves to play Cricket and Golf and has deep interests in Spirituality, Business, and Technology. He is also involved with multiple social, cultural, and business associations in the metro Detroit area.