As the chief financial officer (CFO) and member of the executive leadership team at Birlasoft Limited, Kamini Shah oversees financial management, performance management, accounting and process design in the company. She has over 25 years of experience working with Fortune 500 companies in finance, supply chain, commercial and business planning, and has led teams across multiple countries, cultures and time zones.
Shah’s expertise lies in business finance, which provides her with an in-depth understanding of all aspects of accounting and financial management. Talking about sector trends, Shah feels there is a growing interest in exponential technologies such as generative artificial intelligence (AI), Web3 and quantum computing. “This heightened curiosity is not limited to customers; we are observing a surge in investments across the IT industry to craft solutions that cater to these demands. Illustrating our commitment to this trend, we recently collaborated with Microsoft to launch a generative AI centre of excellence (CoE),” she notes.
When asked about the company’s priorities, Shah says,