Anthony Karakkal is a seasoned General Manager with over 20 years of experience in Strategy, Marketing, Sales, Business Development, and Operations. With a solid track record of establishing strong client relationships, Mr. Karakkal has driven significant profitable revenue growth for Fortune 1000 companies globally.
Mr. Karakkal has studied at prestigious institutions such as The Wharton School, Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management, and UCLA Anderson School of Management. He has also completed his Master of Management Studies from the Birla Institute of Technology and Science.
Mr. Karakkal has held several prominent positions in his career, such as his role as Senior Vice President at Larsen & Toubro, Vice President & Strategic Business Unit Head at Cognizant, Global Head of Strategy, Marketing & Alliances at IT Infrastructure Services BU at Cognizant, and AVP, Corporate Operations at Cognizant. He has also worked for Avaya and Lucent Technologies where he held several global-level positions.
In his professional experience, Mr. Karakkal has gained expertise in Strategic Alliances, Leadership Development, Executive Development, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Negotiations.