Mr. Lalit Suresh Kathpalia Director BE(Electronics), DORM, MBS, Ph.D (Pursuing)

Mr. Lalit Kathpalia is an IT professional with 26 years of experience both in India and abroad in software development, ERP training, program management and project management over varied platforms and diverse software.

Mr. Lalit has done a Post-Graduate Diploma in Operations Research for Management from the Bombay University. Prior to that he has done his Bachelor's in Electronics Engineering from Bombay University. He started his career in the IT industry with Bennett Coleman and Co. Ltd in Mumbai and then worked in several companies including Infosys Technologies, Cambridge Technology Partners (CTP), Larsen & Toubro Ltd, HSBC Global Technology Centre and Computer Horizons.

Mr. Lalit has a proven track record of program and project experience, client engagement and leading organizations in accomplishing mission objectives. Lalit has a strong background in client engagement and account development, project management, software development methodologies, technical knowledge, large-scale systems/applications development and integration supported by an excellent educational background, influencing and relationship building skills.

Before joining Symbiosis, Mr. Lalit Kathpalia was the Chief Delivery Officer for CELTEM Knowledge Solutions and Delivery Anchor for the Banking Unit, APAC of Infosys Technologies.

His primary objectives of joining SICSR are to enhance its relationship with the Industry, and to utilize his passion for teaching to help students.