Chetan Garga, Managing Director, ASPL
Chetan comes to Allstate with a strong background in international leadership, financial services and product engineering and services. Most recently, he served as senior vice president of wealth management and banking at SunGard in India, where he managed teams throughout India, China and Tunis.
With over 23 years of experience in financial services and IT product development, Chetan has a strong techno-functional background. He has spent more than 15 years in building technology solutions across London and Singapore as well as having set up operations for multi-nationals in India. Chetan holds a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering from the Mumbai University, and is a Sloan Fellow from the London Business School.
Outside of work Chetan is active with Social Initiatives like Micro Finance and supporting schools for the under-privileged. Chetan is an active sportsman and coaches his children in squash, soccer and table-tennis. He also enjoys travelling and sampling wine and cuisines from around the world.
Tom Hall, Vice President, ATO International
Tom Hall is vice president of Allstate's International Technology and Operations organization, based at the company's home office in Northbrook, Illinois. Tom joined Allstate in 2009 as Vice President of Human Resources - Talent Acquisition. Prior to joining Allstate, Tom was a Vice President of Human Resources at Seagate Technology. Most recently, he served as leader of the Global Staffing & Onboarding function that filled over 25,000 positions worldwide each year. Before Seagate, Tom was an HR leader at HR savvy corporations such as Baxter Healthcare Corporation, PepsiCo, American Hospital Supply Corporation and Amoco.
Raghu Parthasarathy, Director, Strategic Resource Management, ATO International
Raghu Parthasarathy is Director of Strategic Resource Management in the ATO International organization. He is responsible for developing and implementing a coherent, transparent, data-based resource management strategy for Information Technology Operations, Business Process Operations and Knowledge Processing Operations resources within the enterprise. Raghu has been in this position since November 2012. As an Allstate employee since June, 2012 and a consultant since August 2011, Raghu lead the start up of Allstate Solutions Private Limited (ASPL), Allstate's new operation in India. Raghu brings long experience in global IT operations, entrepreneurship and the business of IT to this newly created role in Allstate.
Irshan Mohamed, Deputy General Manager IT Operations
With over 17 years of IT experience in managing, consulting and delivering enterprise IT services, Irshan brings in a wealth of experience in setting up global delivery teams for enterprises. Irshan has significant leadership experience in building multi-cultural, globally integrated, high performance teams.
As Deputy General Manager, Irshan and his team work very closely with Allstate Technology & Operations to deliver and drive key engineering initiatives & build competency.
Sabu Thomas - Chief People Officer (ASPL)
Sabu is a seasoned HR professional with 22 years of experience in a variety of national and multinational organisations from Manufacturing to Knowledge Industries. He plays a key role in ASPL as part of the senior leadership team in formulating strategies, structure and systems to build Human Capital. His key strengths includes building organizations from inception stage to scale, developing leadership from within through appropriate HR programs, managing mergers & acquisitions, developing appropriate Talent Acquisition strategies etc.
Sabu is passionately involved in social activism to solve community problems. He currently chairs the Board of Bangalore Chapter of Unitedway, a Multi-National Philanthropic organization, actively involved in improving quality of life and creating substantial social impact through its programs.
Prior to joining Allstate Sabu served as Sr. Director HR at Century Link India (CTLI).
KV Gopinath, Head Facilities & Administration ASPL
Gopinath comes to Allstate with more than 24 years of rich experience and specialization in the field of Real Estate management, Procurement, Logistics, Facilities & Administration. He has cross functional exposure across multiple organization environments and has worked in manufacturing & supply chain, IT product development & IT Services, ITES & BPO segments. Gopinath was instrumental in driving various initiatives such as site strategy & capacity utilization, Operational Risk Management and Six Sigma projects. In addition he has led projects under Corporate Social Responsibility. Outside of work, his passions includes organic farming.