Software Development Director, Dell
Ajay Hiraskar has over 26 years of experience across sales, marketing, training and IT services spanning multiple sectors, with a focus on telecom and IT sectors. He has successfully managed global sales operations with revenues exceeding USD 100 MN.
Ajay has worked with esteemed corporates like Reliance Infocomm, Sify Ltd., Birla AT&T Communications Ltd. and Eureka Forbes Ltd. in the past. He has also worked with The Times of India Group and Avanti Kopp Electricals.
Ajay has extensively contributed to the telecom start- ups in India and is passionate about mentoring individuals for personal development and social media skills.
Under the Dell Social Innovation Challenge (DCIM), Ajay is involved with young innovators as a mentor and judge. He is the Charter Member with The Indus Entrepreneurs, supports the Nurture 2.0 initiative as a mentor and for the past four years he is the Local Champion at the “Climate EduXchange” program, A TERI-DELL initiative.
An alumnus of IIM Bangalore, Ajay has acted as an evaluator and mentor at CIIE -IIM Ahmedabad for the startup search program – The Power of Ideas and has actively managed the Partner eco-system as a Volunteer for the first TiEcon in Pune.
Ajay holds masters in Marketing Management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies and has done his Bachelors in Economics from SIES College, Mumbai.
He is an avid reader and regularly writes articles on topics related to personal development. He loves to travel, meditate, play golf, experiment different cuisines and listen to multiple genres music.