Vijay Sethi

CIO & Head Human Resource & Head Corporate Social Responsibility, Hero Motocorp

Mr. Sethi is the Chief Information Officer, Head Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Head Human Resources at Hero MotoCorp Ltd. – World’s largest two wheeler manufacturing company. He also leads innovation efforts in the company. He also serves as a Board Member of M/s HMC MM Auto Ltd. (A joint venture of Hero MotoCorp and M/s Magneti Marelli of Italy).

Rated among India’s Best CIOs, he has won several prestigious recognitions including CIO of the year, CIO Hall of Fame, Super League CIO, Champion CIO, Global CIO, Global CIO Hall of fame, Most Influential CIO, Innovative CIO, Most Respected CIO, India’s Best IT Manager, Eminent CIO of India, and Digital Icon of India and many others and has featured in the CIO Power List and in the book 21 Jewels of Digital.

He has been recognized as a CSR Thought Leader and has also won numerous CSR recognitions & awards including being rated as India’s Most Innovative CSR Leader, Outstanding CSR Leadership award and has featured in the list of India’s 50 most talented CSR Leaders and World’s Top 100 Most Impactful CSR Leaders. He also serves as Chairman of SAP India User Group (INDUS), Chairman of IT committee of Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), Chairman of CSR & Sustainability Forum of National CSR Network and is or has been a member of various national forums including CII’s National Committee on IT and ITeS, Co Chair CII National Committee for CIOs, CII National Committee on Skill Development & Livelihood. He is on the advisory councils of several leading organizations.

A regular speaker at various institutes and forums, Mr. Sethi holds a Masters Degree in Industrial Engineering, an MBA in Materials Management and a Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering. Apart from this he has attended leadership programs organized by leading global institutes including Harvard Business School, Indian School of Business and also has a number of certifications in various areas of management and IT.