Salil Parekh is the Deputy CEO of Capgemini. Prior to this he was the CEO Application Services Strategic Business Unit (SBU) of Capgemini that includes North America, United Kingdom, the Financial Services (FS) business unit globally, and local business units in India and Australia. This SBU spans across 12 countries, and has over 27,000 employees. Salil is also a member of the Group’s Operations Committee.
Salil has worked directly with clients in the Financial Services industry (Goldman Sachs, J. P. Morgan Chase, and Merrill Lynch), Life Sciences (Johnson & Johnson), Retail (Marks & Spencer’s), and Manufacturing (Hewlett Packard, Lafarge, and Phillips).
Salil has a Masters degree in Computer Science and Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University, and a Bachelors degree in Aeronautical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai.