Arun Gupta has more than over 30 years of experience in Business Technology with focus on driving technology and enabling business, improved customer satisfaction while reducing operational IT budgets, and driving change agenda to make organizations globally competitive. He is Co-founder, Managing Partner & Director, Ingenium Advisory Pte. Ltd., and Co-founder & Director FortyTwo42 (FT42) Technology Innovations. Some of the startups he advises on scale-up and GTM strategies are Uniken Inc., Algorithms Software, PointsBank, Mindchats, & Knowledge Enhance. He is an Independent Director on the Board of Locuz Software. Earlier, Arun was Global CIO at Cipla Limited. He was also Group CTO at Shoppers Stop, Director – IT, Philips Electronics India Limited, Senior Director – Business Technology, Pfizer, Vice President – IT Hughes Telecom, Vice President – IT DSP Merrill Lynch and leadership roles with DHL amongst others. He has held business roles in e-commerce ventures, Internet Service Provider and Food & Beverage business. A Post-Graduate from NCST, he has attended Executive programs at ISB and The Tuck School of Business.