HCL Technologies and the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth Bring IT Leadership Learning to HCL Customers

By Tuck Executive Education

06 March 2019

HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, has joined the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth to provide an advanced leadership program around strategic innovation for more than 30 IT leaders from HCL’s diverse customer base. The leadership program, tailored by world-renowned Tuck faculty members, will provide attendees with a 360-degree view of today’s business challenges while equipping leaders with a strategy-driven skillset that will help them recognize the bigger picture around innovation.

“This program with the Tuck School of Business is an investment in the journey with our key clients to define new opportunities in digital transformation and bring the spirit of our ecosystem to an environment of strategic endeavors and learning,” said Arthur Filip, EVP and Head of Sales Transformation and Marketing. “We look forward to a program that will challenge all attendees to position themselves and their organizations for greater success.”

“Continuous learning is critical to stay competitive and to keep employees energized and engaged. I am pleased to participate in the advanced leadership program among HCL’s vast customer base and look forward to applying what I learn to enhance the effectiveness of my organization,” said Marc Kustoff, CIO, Incyte corporation.

The program is comprised of three sessions led by distinguished Tuck faculty members, including Professor Vijay Govindarajan, one of the world’s leading experts on strategy and innovation; Professor Ron Adner, author of The Wide Lens, which has been heralded as a guide to innovation in an interdependent world; and Maarten Asser, a renowned expert in topics ranging from globalization and integration to dilemma management.

“The advanced leadership program is designed to prepare leadership for the next decade of innovation, today,” said Vijay Govindarajan, Coxe Distinguished Professor at the Tuck School of Business. “This program will help in enabling and preparing technology leaders to innovate, adapt, and lead successfully in a rapidly changing business environment.”

This advanced leadership program around strategic innovation is just one example of the many initiatives HCL has, and will continue to roll out, as a continuing investment in its customers’ business success journey.

About HCL Technologies

HCL Technologies (HCL) is a leading global technology company that helps global enterprises re–imagine and transform their businesses through Digital technology transformation. HCL operates out of 44 countries and has consolidated revenues of US$ 8.4 billion, for 12 Months ended 31st December, 2018. HCL focuses on providing an integrated portfolio of services underlined by its Mode 1–2–3 growth strategy. Mode 1 encompasses the core services in the areas of Applications, Infrastructure, BPO and Engineering & R&D services, leveraging DRYiCETM Autonomics to transform clients' business and IT landscape, making them 'lean' and 'agile'. Mode 2 focuses on experience–centric and outcome–oriented integrated offerings of Digital & Analytics, IoT WoRKS™, Cloud Native Services and Cybersecurity & GRC services to drive business outcomes and enable enterprise digitalization. Mode 3 strategy is ecosystem–driven, creating innovative IP–partnerships to build products and platforms business. HCL leverages its global network of integrated co-innovation labs and global delivery capabilities to provide holistic multi–service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Media, Publishing, Entertainment, Retail & CPG, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Oil & Gas, Energy & Utilities, Travel, Transportation & Logistics and Government. With 132,328 professionals from diverse nationalities, HCL focuses on creating real value for customers by taking “Relationships Beyond the Contract.” For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com.

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