Vice President Information Technology Head - Technology PMO, SDM & IT Operation | IIFL
Prashant Ahire (46) is currently working as the Vice President of Technology at IIFL where he helps support IIFL group companies for Digital transformation through Program Management and Service Delivery.
Prashant has successfully deployed SDDC through the adoption of technologies like VPC, SDN, HCI, SDS, IaaS, SaaS, PaaS, and Micro Datacenter (Edge computing) to lead IIFL towards rapid growth.
He is instrumental in practicing new trends of Hybrid cloud adoption through platform deployment like XaaS, Opex model of IT & Non IT critical infrastructure, Content-as-a-Service (CaaS), Data Lake-as-a-Service (DLaaS), Data Protection-as-a-Service (DPaaS), AI-as-a-Service (AIaaS), IoT-as-a-Service, RPA, and BOTs.
Prior to the IIFL assignment, Prashant worked as a Program Manager for the Datacenter Consulting Business division at multiple organizations like Dell, Schneider, and Emerson.
Prashant has unmatched experience in the deployment of Hyper-scale Datacenter which includes Non IT Critical infrastructure like EPC-( HVAC DG, UPS, PAC), IBMS , DCIM ,IT Infra ( Network & compute ), application (Exe, Web & Mobile ), and Managed IT service industry.
Prashant is best known as the person for designing and operating smart and sustainable Datacenter for 3rd party in India. He is instrumental in setting up more than 200 DC spread over 20 lakh Sq.Ft.( ranging @ 0.2MW to 30MW capacity ) and running hosting & managed services business for the last 20 yrs.