Ashok Tantry formerly worked for information technology giant Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC), where he served as Senior Director and Business Development Leader. Mr. Tantry established new business relationships for the company, negotiating contracts with two major insurance and financial services corporations. Mr. Tantry also served as a part of the team responsible for formulating company strategies for the penetration of new markets.
Ashok Tantry joined CSC after spending three years with Patni Americas, Inc., an international provider of IT and business services, where he served as Senior Manager. At Patni, he initiated new contracts and projects with corporations including Hewitt Associates and ING North America Insurance Corporation. Prior to his tenure at Patni Americas, he served as an Account Manager for Cognizant, where he was responsible for managing the company’s relationship with Wachovia and held the long-term objective of persuading Wachovia to select Cognizant as a strategic partner.
Ashok Tantry came to Cognizant from a position as Associate Director of Sales for SeraNova, a New Jersey-based provider of e-business solutions. At SeraNova, he oversaw the negotiation of a contract with a branch of the government of Dubai.
Ashok Tantry currently resides in Suwanee, Georgia. When not occupied with his work, he enjoys participating in a local Toastmasters International club and is an avid cricket player.