Avinash Lele (Avi) is the President of Cybage Inc. and part of the Executive Management Team. Based out of Cybage’s US Headquarters in New Jersey, Avinash’ s principal charter is to lead the organization’s Business Development efforts, with an aim to drive new growth and create a distinctive brand in the marketplace. Avinash works closely with the Cybage leadership in defining the strategic roadmap for the organization.
Avinash’s rich experience includes managing Global Operations, delivering Key Client Wins, Strategy Formulation, Brand Management, Mergers & Acquisitions, Sales Operations & Support, and managing Analyst and Advisor relations. His work proficiency lies in building lasting business relations with marquee clients across diversified verticals.
Avinash started his career with the TATAs as part of the prestigious Tata Administrative Service (TAS). He has been engaged with the IT Services industry for over three decades, having undertaken leadership roles in Tata Unisys, Hexaware, Symphony Services and L&T Infotech. Amongst his professional achievements was his tenure of leading Hexaware as its CEO, growing it from a small East Coast presence into a multi-million dollar global entity.
Avinash is an avid reader and likes to keep fit through swimming regularly. He is passionate about mentoring young talent. A native of Pune, he studied Physics, Management and Law from Pune University, and did graduate work at Northwestern University, Chicago, which he attended as a Rotary Foundation Scholar.