Vishal is a perfect blend of sharp financial acumen and strong consumer understanding, having done multiple roles in Strategy, Planning, Analytics, Pricing and product development basis consumer insights in telecom and DTH sectors.
He is an experienced telecom professional with 8.5 years long stint with Bharti Airtel, backed by an MBA degree from MDI Gurgaon and CA / CS inter degrees. He has been part of Bharti Airtel limited since campus and acknowledges the value add the organisation has done for his overall development. He has also been part of various cross functional strategic projects for the company, identifying the critical growth levers and potential opportunity areas for the company through timely and precise business analytics / consumer insights and strategic inputs (including the fastest growing startup within Airtel – DTH Business).
His MBA degree from MDI was with dual specialisation in Finance and marketing. Before that he cleared Bcom from St. Xavier's college, Kolkata. He has also cleared CA and CS inter with all India ranks in both of them.
His interest includes reading about technolgical changes and following the developments in e-commerce and devices / app segments in India and across the globe. He also has keen interest in equity markets and other investment opportunities.