As per the new role, Gaurav Sabharwal will help accelerate and expand innovation and analytics at Kantar Public, in evidence with expert, advisory services for the clients.
Kantar Public, the public policy consulting division, announces the appointment of Gaurav Sabharwal as CEO of India and South Asia, based in New Delhi.
Sabharwal was formerly an Executive Director / Associate Partner at consulting firm Ernst & Young (‘EY’) where he was involved in business, technology and transaction consulting across various domains within the Government and Public Services division. Prior to that he was Head-Central Government for Tata Consultancy Services.
Commenting on the appointment, Dr. Michelle Harrison, Global CEO, Kantar Public, said, “Our team in India and South Asia are proven partners with government in providing the tools for impactful, evidence-based public policy. I am confident that Gaurav’s appointment will enable us to accelerate and expand our provision of innovation and analytics in evidence with expert, advisory services for your clients.”
On the new role, Gaurav Sabharwal, CEO – India, and South Asia, Kantar Public, said, “I am excited to take on this role, working to deliver the next steps in India’s powerful and impactful development journey. I look forward to operating in the environment of converging advisory expertise with data capabilities that Kantar Public provides. The organization is one of the oldest evidence providers in India and I am pleased to lead the expert team in India and South Asia to continue to bring evidence-based public policy services to our clients.”