Adobe announced that its Managing Director for South Asia, Umang Bedi has been awarded the prestigious ‘40 under 40’ award by The Economic Times and Spencer Stuart at an award ceremony organized at the Four Seasons hotel in Mumbai.
Umang was felicitated by Deepak Parekh, Chairman, HDFC who was also the chair of the jury. The other esteemed members of the jury included Anjali Bansal, Managing Director, Spencer Stuart India, Subodh Bhargava, Chairman, Tata Communications, Sanjeev Bikhchandani, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Info Edge India, Harish Manwani, Chief Operating Officer, Unilever, Non-Executive Chairman, Hindustan Unilever Ltd., D Shivakumar, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, PepsiCo India and Dr. Janmejaya Sinha, Chairman, Boston Consulting Group, Asia Pacific.
Speaking at the occasion, Umang Bedi, Managing Director, South Asia, Adobe said, “This recognition is truly an honor and I thank The Economic Times, Spencer Stuart and the esteemed jury members for this award. I am humbled to be named amongst such innovative and intellectual business leaders. I dedicate this award to the employees of Adobe’s India business who have contributed to my success and the success of the company.”
As a business leader, Umang is responsible for Adobe’s business operations – growing the sales and marketing functions, driving strategic partnerships and alliances, expanding the channel partner ecosystem and driving cloud services opportunities within the enterprise, government, education and SMB sector in the South Asia region.
The felicitation ceremony also saw the launch of a report showcasing the winners and their contribution. The report was unveiled by Vinod Mahanta, Chief Editor, Corporate Dossier, The Economic Times.