Som Mittal is former Chairman and President of NASSCOM, the premier trade body for the IT-BPM industry in India, serving as President from 2008-13. Under his leadership, the industry crossed the $100 billion milestone, significantly expanding its value offerings.
Som has held corporate leadership roles in companies such as Wipro, Digital India, Compaq, and HP. He also brings extensive experience in engineering, manufacturing, and automotive, having held executive roles with Larsen & Toubro, Escorts, and Denso. He has held several global positions and managed businesses across geographies. Other notable positions include:
He holds a B.Tech from IIT Kanpur and an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad. For his contributions to the industry in India and globally, as well as to society, he has received the following recognitions: