Dr. Makarand Sawant recently joined Sahyadri Group as the Vice President – Information Technology. Prior to joining Sahyadri, Dr. Sawant worked as the Senior General Manager-IT at Deepak Fertilizers and Petrochemicals Corp. Ltd.
In his role at Sahyadri Group Dr. Sawant will head Digital Transformation and IT for the company. With over 23 years of experience in the industry, he has helped automate multi-billion dollar companies.
With a proven track record of creating robust IT architecture & infrastructures, Dr. Sawant has focused on offering the advantages of IT to solve issues while managing risks and costs.
His strategic thinking around technology has earned Dr. Sawant several national and international accolades & awards. He also holds a Ph.D. in Analytics with the research title “USE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TO GIVE BUSINESS VALUE”.