Mumbai, NFAPost: ICICI Securities (I-Sec), India’s leading retail-led equity franchise, distributor of financial products, and investment bank, today announced the appointment of Nilotpal Gupta as the Head of its Data Science Unit, taking another step in the direction of strengthening its data and analytics acumen.
Nilotpal Gupta, who has over 20 years of extensive experience in analytics and related roles in the financial services and technology industry, was previously the Director of Analytics and Information Management at Citi. He is a Computer Science engineer from Madras University, Chennai.
Extending a warm welcome to Nilotpal Gupta, ICICI Securities MD & CEO Vijay Chandok said data has always been at the heart of building a customer-centric business.
“Even more so in an increasingly digital world. Those with access to the right data and insights have a much larger chance of success in the marketplace. At ICICI Securities, as we double down on our big data and analytics capabilities to provide sharper business insights and build customised offerings, we are delighted to have Nilotpal head our Data Science Unit in this journey. As we strengthen our digital-first approach, data and analytics would be the key components in this strategy,” said Vijay Chandok.
Assuming the office as Head of ICICI Securities Data Science Unit, Nilotpal Gupta said he is happy to be part of ICICI Securities transformation journey.
“The company has launched pioneering digital initiatives over the years and I hope to draw inspiration from my prior experience and accelerate the data-driven culture,” said Nilotpal Gupta.
MNilotpal Gupta has expertise in data engineering, data architecture, descriptive/predictive analytics, data visualisation, and other similar segments in addition to analytics. He has also held leadership positions at companies like Bajaj Finance, Mindtree, Accenture and Wipro.
ICICI Securities Limited (I-Sec) is a subsidiary of ICICI Bank Ltd. The company began its operation in May 1995 and continues to grow its operation through expanding its client base and providing different type of services.