Parag’s journey with Citrix started in 2012. His previous role being of the Area Vice President & Country Head for the India Subcontinent region -responsible for the company’s entire operations including enterprise and field sales, services, technical consulting and post sales functions in the India region. With 22+ years of business management and technology experience, Parag is an industry veteran having held key leadership roles during the course of his career. He was earlier associated with Cisco Systems as the Vice president of Banking, Financial Services and Insurance segment; prior to which, he was the Business Manager- Financial Services Industry at Hewlett Packard. Throughout his career, Parag has been lauded for driving transformational business changes through technology lead initiatives for various top BFSI clients – focusing on areas like customer experience, business agility and resilience.
Parag did his business management from Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore and is an electrical engineer from National Institute of Technology. In his spare time, he likes reading books on leadership & management, history and fiction and watching F1. As a fitness enthusiast, Parag enjoys participating in marathons, paced weight training and dynamic yoga. His biggest role model is Jeff Bezos and firmly believes that one should never stop focusing on customer success.