Sridhar Marri is the Vice President and Head of Communication Design Group, Infosys Technologies Ltd., a global business consulting and IT services company.
An alumnus of National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad and Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, he currently leads India’s largest user experience design team. Armed with 20 years of multi-disciplinary experience in varied spheres such as journalism, design, usability, experience design consultancy and management, he has led his group into a high performance group. His group delivers best in class user experience solutions to Fortune 500 companies and has achieved the highest score in internal customer satisfaction surveys four times in a row. The work done by his group has received numerous international awards.
Under his leadership, Infosys became the first Indian company to win the coveted “World’s Top Ten Intranets Award” by Nielsen Norman Group in 2007.
As a Tier-1 leader at Infosys, Sridhar believes in bringing design from the by-lanes to the mainstream by creating large scale impact through value creation and business alignment.
He has served on the Management Council of Infosys for six years out of his 12 year tenure at Infosys.
He has been driving the cause of scaling and effectiveness of design services to help the organization manage explosive growth in user experience design. He was also instrumental in launching India’s first corporate television channel, InfyTV for the globally distributed workforce of Infosys.
His interests include business leadership, innovation, writing and films.