NEW DELHI: Reliance Communications’ chief information officer (CIO) Alpna J Doshi has resigns after six and half years with the company, she is joining Royal Philips as Group CIO, business transformation and IT worldwide based at the company’s Netherlands headquarters.
Royal Philips is a diversified health and well-being company. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips employs approximately 106,000 employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries.
Doshi’s departure comes amid ongoing merger with Sistema Shyam Teleservices, and another merger talks with Aircel.
Doshi was also serving as the Chief Executive Officer of Reliance Tech Services, the IT Organization of India’s foremost integrated Telecom company (RCom).
A query sent to RCom spokesperson went unanswered at press time.
Doshi, with over two decades of experiences in Information, Communication, and Entertainment industries, and other Industry domain, was driving key IT transformational initiatives to support business growth at RCom.
She has so far led major initiatives with Reliance Communications and Verizon. She also worked with Telcordia Technology and Mahindra Satyam, and also led some initiatives with Deloitte and Touche Management Consulting.
Doshi also enabled Business transformation for multiple verticals like BFSI, Infrastructure, Power, Health and Entertainment. She was awarded MS from University of Maryland Batlimore, and is an alumni of George Washington University and Harvard Business School.