Managing Director & CEO Tata Consulting Engineers
Amit Sharma is the MD & CEO of Tata Consulting Engineers Limited (TCE), India’s largest Indian private sector engineering and project consultancy providing concept to commissioning services – from planning & consulting, design & detailed engineering to project management & safety.
Before becoming the MD, Amit was the Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer of TCE from July '12 onward and on the EcoFirst Services Private Limited board from March '13 onwards.
Amit's experience spans Design and Engineering Consulting with a focus on Product Development, Project and Plant Engineering and Design & Asset Lifecycle Management across Process, Discrete and Infrastructure sectors. He has championed the creation and implementation of enabling governance, business models, change management, program management and solutions.
Amit strongly believes in leveraging people, process and computer-aided design & engineering digital toolsets to promote transformation and collaboration. He is a promoter of the next generation of lean thinking, innovation, agility and optimization across the engineering and design value chain.
Prior to Tata Consulting Engineers (TCE), Amit served as the Resident Director of Atkins India Pvt Limited, part of the global engineering and design firm WS Atkins PLC. In this role, he was responsible for the Global design centre of excellence and Atkins India business spanning Energy, AEC, Rail, Transportation, Aerospace, Water & Environment and Infrastructure related engineering consulting.
Before joining Atkins in London, UK, Amit was with Infosys based in London. He spent close to a decade spearheading the Engineering & Design, Product Lifecycle Management and Embedded Systems offerings across the globe. At Infosys, Amit managed clients worldwide, spanning sectors ranging from Automotive, Aerospace, Retail, Energy to Heavy Engineering, Agro-Chemical, Pharmaceuticals and Hi-Tech.
He started his professional career at Tata Motors before moving to the US. He did his higher studies and worked with Sapient Technologies in their Collaborative technologies practice and led the creation of the Product Lifecycle Management offering.
At TCE, Amit works closely with the team to charter TCE's growth, scale, and evolution into an innovative and leading Design & Engineering Consultancy across selected sectors and international markets, leveraging its glorious 60 years of proven excellent track record. Amit is also leading industry trends like energy transition, sustainability. industry 5.0 etc.
He also is a Central Governing Council Member of the Services Export Promotion Council (SEPC) and Chairs the Design, Engineering and Construction sector.
As the General Council member of Consulting Engineers Association of India (CEAI), he champions the cause of the Indian Consulting Engineers fraternity.
- CEO of the Year Awarded by Indian Achievers Forum