Barun P Lala
He was earlier the Board Member of SNIA (Storage Networking Industry Association) and was recently member of NASSCOM Domestic Council 2017-19 till he left HPE. He is the Committee Member of CII Eastern Region Chapter for both ICT & Sports Management. He is a visiting faculty member at Praxis Business School, Kolkata. He is a Founder Director & CEO of Sportskedia Pvt Ltd & Director & CEO of Barun Sales & Advisory Service Pvt Ltd. Barun is an Advisor & Chief Mentor to StrategINK.
Before his entrepreneurial journey with StrategINK, Vinod worked with IDC India and Cybermedia for more than a decade. As part of the Go-To-Market Services team, Vinod handled various functions like Sales, Marketing and Business Development. His contribution to the group was much appreciated and he was awarded as the Best Employee twice by the company. He played a pivotal role in launching various new revenue sources and also launched IDC Insights Awards, the maiden IDC’s offsite platform with a captive audience of 150 IT leaders in Hyderabad.
Vinod is an Amity alumnus and has a dual Master’s in Business Administration in IT and Marketing. He graduated in e-commerce from Indraprastha University, New Delhi. He is based out of Gurugram, National Capital Region, India.
Multiple Award Winner with great business acumen. Passionate about inspiring teams towards (a) “Telling Customers What they don’t know” (b) Selling IT/DX solutions & services NOT as a transaction but aligned to client’s Digital Innovation & Business Outcome (c) Delivering customer-delight & long-term success via optimal personalization. Santanu is the Chief Customer Officer of StrategINK.