speaker bio

Raja Shah

Senior Vice President & Industry Head - Infosys

Raja Shah, Senior Vice President, and Industry Head at Infosys, is an expert strategist with over 26 years in the IT industry. Driving strategies and growth for CMT & SURE sectors (Technology, Media, Energy, Utilities, Communications and Services) across APAC, the Middle East, and Africa. Raja helps Infosys’ global accounts to build on their core competencies and offer worldwide knowledge and expertise to their customers.
Starting at Infosys almost 24 years ago, Raja has elevated Infosys to be a trusted advisor and partner. Since leading this account, Raja has laid the foundation to build a strategic collaborative platform and diversify growth across the client landscape. During this time, the client and Infosys have won many industry awards and outcomes achieved with great success.
Positioned as the Senior leader for Asia Pacific region, Raja also sits on the Board of Directors for Infosys Malaysia. Additionally, being a Champion of Diversity and Inclusion, acting for an inclusive workplace is at the forefront for Infosys leadership. 
Raja holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering and has attended the Stanford Leadership course and Harvard Business School Execution program alongside other global leaders, gaining critical business insights.  Residing in Melbourne with his wife and two children, he enjoys watching the game live and playing cricket in his free time.