Sumit Mukhija


Sumit is the Chief Executive Officer of STT GDC India. In his role, he is responsible for the company’s strategic direction, leadership and continued growth [in India].

Prior to his current role, Sumit was Chief Executive Officer of Tata Communications Data Centers (TCDC) and held various senior positions at TCDC’s parent Tata Communications, including head of solution sales for data centre services.

At the forefront of innovation in the regional data centre market for close to three decades, Sumit held leadership roles in organisations including Cisco, Microsoft and Brocade. Prior to Tata Communications, Sumit served as Director for Solutions Sales at Microsoft and was responsible for driving solutions sales for Microsoft’s Cloud business and Application platform. At Cisco, Sumit was responsible for driving the overall data centre solutions business in India.

Sumit holds a Master’s in Management from XLRI Jamshedpur in India. He also holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communications from Gulbarga University in India.