Allcargo Logistics, India's largest integrated logistics player, has appointed Ashish Mathur as the Group Chief Information Officer (GCIO) to spearhead technology initiatives that would take the global leader to the next phase of growth.
The appointment of Ashish Mathur, a seasoned IT professional with more than 28 years of rich experience in multinational organisations and diverse industries, is key in the backdrop of Industrial Revolution 4.0, where automation, big data, and artificial intelligence seem set to change business dynamics.
Mathur has played various strategic roles in reputed organisations such as Fidelity (FIS), Aon Hewitt, Barclays Bank, WNS Global, and Maersk Group in senior positions. He has been instrumental in managing a gamut of IT services, including global infrastructure support, application and ERP development, business continuity, and information security in his previous organisations, apart from setting up of the robotics practice at Maersk. Mathur holds an Engineering degree in Electronics and Communication from BIT (Ranchi) and an MBA in Systems and Finance from XLRI, Jamshedpur.
He is respected in the industry for his thought leadership, inspirational abilities, and strong value system.