Executive Vice President -Business Systems & Technology – HDFC Standard Life Insurance
Thomson Thomas is a visionary and goal oriented senior IT leader with demonstrated experience in planning, developing and implementing cutting edge information solutions to address business opportunities. He has over 20 years of diversified experience in IT, Networking and Communication industries. Thomson possesses a broad base of knowledge in a variety of technologies, application software’s development/management, network protocols, information security/ risk/ business continuity technology, policies and procedures, contingency planning, cost management and customer experience management. He is well versed in architecting solutions with the objective of revenue addition/cost reduction, and is competent at managing relationships with effective governance with internal and external stakeholders. As part of his role, he provides strategic direction to senior management on technology.
He is responsible for developing the information technology vision for HDFC Standard Life, including digital transformation, and oversees the development of corporate standards, technology architecture, technology evaluation and transfer, sponsoring the business technology planning process, managing client relations, aligning technology with the business, and developing technology financial management systems. Prior to HDFC Standard Life Insurance, Thomson was at Hutchison Max Telecom Ltd (currently Vodafone), Meganet Infotech Private Ltd, and Crompton Greaves Ltd.