Meet Ashish Gupta

President, UK and Global Banking & Financial Services

Biography

Ashish GuptaAshish was appointed as president GS UK in July 2015. He reports to the CEO, Global Services.

As president, Ashish is responsible for managing Global Services’ UK headquartered corporate customers and global banking and financial markets customers, which represent some of BT’s biggest global customers. Ashish has a deep knowledge of our customers, portfolio and professional services capabilities, having served as a member of the Global Services leadership team for over five years.

Prior to this, Ashish held the position of president of Portfolio & Service Design and BT Advise, managing BT’s global portfolio and professional service capabilities. Additionally he was a member of BT’s Technology Services leadership team as the Global CIO responsible for the global network & IT strategy. In his capacity as president of BT Advise he led BT’s efforts to create a global professional services capability helping our customers exploit all of BT’s assets to meet their specific needs; bringing best practice and learnings from global implementations to Global Services’ extensive customer base.

Ashish has held several leadership positions at BT, including managing director of IT platforms. He also played an active role in the implementation of BT’s 21CN transformation programme and was responsible for the creation of our 21CN broadband and ethernet products.

Ashish holds an engineering degree in Computer Sciences and a MBA from London Business School. He enjoys outdoor pursuits and is a keen follower of all sports, especially cricket and F1.

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