Ashish Mehta, President and Group IT Head, AGS Transact Technologies Limited named the Most Influential CIO in Datacenter and IT Infrastructure Category

CIO POWER LIST 2017 with knowledge partner KPMG honoured the country’s most influential and powerful CIOs and ICT leaders over a two-day event held recently. It was a grand celebration of CIOs who are changing the IT landscape with their ground-breaking strategies and technology foresight.

ashishThe stellar CIOs were recognised for their executive excellence in driving business growth, customer centricity, and for using the power of technology to transform their organisations and the ecosystem at large in a highly competitive marketplace. The awards are a vindication of their IT strategy and scope of influence to drive business and create innovations that define their legacy.

“The CIO POWER LIST 2017 winners are trailblazing CIOs and ICT leaders who influence the way technology is perceived and used across the business landscape. Their ability to map digital omni channel solutions often in turmoil situations sets them apart from the rest. Leading CIOs from across all industry sectors who set the benchmark with their exponential thinking, vision and innovative business strategies make the final cut to CIO POWER LIST. They are titans transforming and expanding the IT led business horizons. I congratulate all the winners and look forward to an even more exciting year ahead with these IT leaders at the helm,” says Anoop Mathur, Founder and President, CORE Media.

Commenting on the achievement, Ashish Mehta, President and Group IT Head of AGS Transact Technologies Limited said, “It is an honour to be a part of the prestigious CIO 100 community and to be recognised amongst the Power List for 2017. We at AGS Transact Technologies are extremely committed towards providing technology innovation as well as business value to our customers. Being a leading provider of banking and automation solutions across industries for over a decade, AGSTTL has provided me with a platform to implement innovative technologies and provide customised solutions to our customers. Furthermore, this recognition celebrates my team’s efforts towards contributing best IT practices in the Payment and Technology space.”

The winners’ list was curated around the themes of power and influence. Winners were chosen on their scale of influence and power within their organisation, the industry, and beyond! The selection for CIO POWER LIST was based on an algorithm that was developed using a wide range of data collected from multiple channels. These included the CIO’s online reputation, business publications and technology magazines, awards, honours and recognitions won, achievements, a random sampling of social media engagements, and a nation-wide survey of CIO peers. Added to that were inputs from the CIO himself/herself on their key moments in the last year.