Bengaluru, NFAPost: Mindtree, a leading mid-sized IT services company owned by L&T Group, announced the appointment of industry veteran Aan Chauhan as the Chief Technology Officer of the company.
Aan Chauhan is a veteran business and technology leader with more than 26 years of experience in building world-class products, platforms, services, and high-performance teams across diverse industry sectors such as Banking and Financial Services, Capital Markets, Insurance, Manufacturing, Healthcare, eCommerce, Retail, and Technology.
A strategic and innovative thinker, Aan Chauhan brings deep insights and experience in building and managing business units, niche technology groups, long-term client relationships, and highly motivated teams. He is known for achieving corporate growth objectives through technology-driven business development.
He joins Mindtree as part of Mindtree’s acquisition of L&T Nxt, where he served as the CTO for two years and most recently focused on incubating and realizing strategic digital platform-based business initiatives. Mindtree recently announced the acquisition of L&T’s NxT Digital Business for R198 crore
L&T-NxT leverages the Group’s deep domain expertise across diverse industry segments and experience of deploying new-age digital technologies like machine learning, augmented & virtual reality, artificial intelligence, geospatial, and cybersecurity applications to deliver differentiated disruptive business outcomes for global customers.
Prior to L&T, Aan Chauhan worked with Cognizant for nearly 15 years and served as the company’s Global CTO from 2016 to 2019. Before that, he spent 8 years in IBM Global Services, serving in technology leadership roles across multiple geographies.
An alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Aan Chauhan has been a member of several national-level committees and councils, including national committees of CII (Confederation of Indian Industry) on technology, Artificial Intelligence, and future businesses. He has a keen interest in Quantum Technologies and jointly holds the design patent for a Quantum Key Secure Electronic Device.