With more than 16 years of experience in the IT industry, Girish has been working as the Chief Evangelist with e-Zest since 2015. Girish drives the Center for Excellence in Productivity and Business Performance at e-Zest. As a part of the e-Zest leadership team, Girish has been instrumental in boosting the expertise of the entire firm around Microsoft Technologies. He sports a passion for Microsoft Technologies, a polished business acumen and a knack for building futuristic strategies for business development.
Being a charismatic leader and a technology enthusiast, Girish takes keen interests in innovation, new technologies and its applications for the bottom of the pyramid.
As e-Zest’s Chief Evangelist, Girish travels across the world to meet the globally spread clients, partners, principles and innovators to spread the passion for e-Zest. He engages in public speaking on variety of digital transformation areas. His latest take has been to arrange hackathon on areas of “billion dreams” resulting in start-up ideas that lead to first round of funding.
Girish has spent long years on building solutions and products on emerging Microsoft technologies. At e-Zest, Girish’s executive mandate is to also mentor and lead the Microsoft Emerging technologies Centre for Excellence. He has built and is leading a powerhouse of talent that works on DevOps, cognitive services, AI and Machine Learning, Cloud technologies, BOTS and mixed reality. CIOs and customers globally engage with Girish to seek and discuss innovative solutions.
Girish is an ardent musician. His innate passion for music has been able to channelize his creative talents towards learning various percussion instruments. He is also very fond of attending musical concerts and dissecting the rhythm-section of the band to find interesting note groupings and advanced rhythmic arrangements. When he is not evangelizing, he is found in music studio doing jamming sessions.
Girish is Electrical Engineer and also holds an MBA from the Wright State University, Dayton Ohio. Girish’s dynamic nature and highly motivated persona inspires the teams he works with.