Dun & Bradstreet, a global leader in commercial data and insights on businesses, today announced the appointment of Manish Sinha as Managing Director, India, effective May 8, 2017. Based in Mumbai, Manish will oversee Dun & Bradstreet’s go-to-market strategy, business operations, and the delivery of business value and benefits to our customers in the region.
Manish brings over two decades of financial industry expertise, successful management and operations experience, and an extensive network of business relationships to the role, having served in senior executive roles for several marquee global brands in India and abroad. Prior to joining Dun & Bradstreet, Manish was the Chief Executive Officer, India Operations at Equifax. In the banking industry, Manish worked with HSBC India as Head of Consumer Assets and Head of Customer Value Management, where he focused primarily on retail banking products and sales management. Prior to that, Manish was employed with London-based Barclays Bank, where he oversaw the launch and growth strategy of Barclaycard business in India, and where he served as the Chief Credit Officer, executing the growth strategy of Barclaycard International.
Earlier in his career, Manish gained management consulting experience working for McKinsey & Company and Arthur Andersen. He holds a Master of Business Administration, Strategy and Finance from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) and a Bachelor of Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT).
Commenting on the appointment, Josh Peirez, President and Chief Operating Officer, Dun & Bradstreet said, “I am excited to have Manish join the team to lead the Indian market for Dun & Bradstreet and to help our customers grow their businesses.”
Speaking on the occasion, Manish Sinha said, “Given India’s rapid growth, businesses’ demand for the best commercial data and analytics to achieve their objectives will only accelerate. I’m pleased to lead Dun & Bradstreet India at such an important time. I look forward to working with the talented team here to shape the next phase of growth for the company in the region by surpassing customer expectations and delivering high quality data and modern delivery platforms and solutions.”
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Isha Mohanty | Marketing Communications – Dun & Bradstreet India