Premier100 Speakers at 2019 Edition

A stellar line-up of industry thought leaders will accentuate technology trends, business tactics and leadership mantras for India’s enterprise channel CEOs at the 11th edition of ChannelWorld Premier100 Awards & Symposium. 

MoneshMonesh Dange, Partner & Leader - Advisory Markets, EY India

Monesh Dange is the Markets Leader for Advisory Services in India, the largest service line by revenue and headcount with 6,000 professionals and more than 130 partners in the region. He is responsible for evangelizing Digital in all aspects of advisory business while also focusing on acquisitions, new markets, and new solutions to further strengthen the market leading growth. He is a qualified CA from ICAI and a law graduate from Bangalore University.


RichardRichard de Souza, CEO, Mahindra Integrated Business Solutions

Richard de Souza is a Tech Evangelist and an unstoppable pioneer endowed with unique cross functional skills. He has worked for the Mahindra Group for over 3 decades, including CFO for one of the subsidiary companies before he crossed over to Information Technology in 2009. In May 2017, he was appointed as CEO at Mahindra Business Solutions, a company now graduated to a BPO and is now also involved in deploying innovative technology solutions. He was part of the team which worked closely with SAP Labs to help develop the GST application.


JessieJessie Paul, Managing Director, Paul Writer

Jessie Paul has 25 years plus of experience as a marketer including Global Brand Manager of Infosys, marketing head for iGATE (now a part of CapGemini) and CMO of Wipro Technologies. In 2010, Jessie Paul founded Paul Writer a marketing advisory firm as she  drives the Paul Writer Impact Network, an agency network dedicated to managing and optimizing the complete buyer journey. An MBA from IIM, Kolkata, she is a bachelor's degree in computer science and engineering from National Institute of Technology, Trichy.


prashanthPrashant Mali, Cyber Law & Privacy Expert

Advocate Prashant Mali is an internationally renowned Cyber Law, Cyber Security & Privacy Expert, Author and a Practicing Bombay High Court Lawyer. In the field of IT Security and Law for over two decades, he is a legal adviser to Police, Govt Companies, MNC’s, Corporates and represents them in various courts. Founder and President of technology Law Firm "Cyber Law Consulting ", he is Masters in Computer Science & Masters in Law with certification in Computer Forensics and Systems Audit.


YogeshYogesh Zope, Chief Digital Officer (Kalyani Group) & Senior VP at Bharat Forge Limited

Yogesh has been with Bharat Forge for over twenty years spearheading senior IT positions as Group CIO. He was appointed as Chief Digital Officer for Kalyani Group and SVP at Bharat Forge in 2018. He is also CEO at Kalyani Technologies. A computer engineer graduate from Pune institute of Computer Technology, he is degree holder in EEP Leading Digital Transformation from IIM Bangalore and Strategic IT Management for CIOs from IIM, Ahmedabad. Yogesh is Alumn of IIMB (LDT).