Ajay Jain Joins Majesco as Senior Vice President – Delivery Operations
Jain brings career of success in building and scaling high performance teams
Morristown, NJ, January 7, 2016 – Majesco, the global provider of insurance software and IT services, today announced that Ajay Jain has joined the company and leadership team as Senior Vice President of Delivery Operations – managing the global centers of excellence that provide industry best practices and scalability for the Majesco development and delivery organizations. He will work closely with Majesco team, customers, partners and the industry to support Majesco’s development and delivery excellence initiatives. He will be based out of Majesco’s office in Mahape, Navi Mumbai, India.
“Ajay brings extensive experience in building and scaling high performance teams as a transformational leader. His extensive insurance and financial services development and delivery experience and success in managing offshore India based operations for leading global organizations will further strengthen our client focused teams, introduce industry and emerging best practices, and help the organization effectively scale based on our growth plans,” said Ketan Mehta, CEO and Co-Founder of Majesco.
Mr. Jain is an accomplished senior executive with over 20 years of experience in the insurance and financial services industry. He has a track record of success in creating, scaling and growing businesses and building and retaining high-performance teams. As a recognized transformational leader who gets the job done and delivers dynamic business results, he brings powerful combination of experience, leadership and skills to Majesco.
“I am delighted to join the Majesco global team and help drive our strategies built on customer success, best practices and centers of excellence to scale the organization growth and customer commitment to excellence. Majesco’s market leadership, momentum and commitment to customer excellence makes this an exciting opportunity to make a difference in the industry,” said Ajay Jain, SVP Centers of Excellence for Majesco.
Prior to joining Majesco, Mr. Jain was a Director at Xchanging where he was part of the team who successfully launched their new commercial insurance software product business, significantly reduced new products/ release timings, implemented best shore hybrid delivery centers, scaling it four-fold, and led their quality and process excellence journey for the global delivery teams. He previously worked for CSC, leading the India based team that transitioned Norwich Union/Aviva into a single insurance technology platform from heterogeneous technology platforms, the largest IT transformation program in Europe at that time. He was on the faculty at the National Institute of Technology (NIT), India and worked at Raymonds Limited as well. He received his Bachelor of Engineering degree from India’s NIT college and his Executive MBA from the Indian School of Business.
Majesco enables insurance business transformation for approximately 140 insurance customers by providing solutions which include software, consulting and services.
Our customers are insurers, MGA’s and other risk providers from the Property and Casualty, Life, Annuity and Group insurance segments worldwide. Majesco delivers proven software solutions, consulting and services in the core insurance areas such as policy, billing, claims, distribution management, BI/ analytics, digital, application management, cloud and more. For more details on Majesco, please visit www.majesco.com.
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