Atish became non-Executive Director of hibu in February 2016.
He has recently been appointed as Chief Information Officer of Facebook Inc with effect from October 31st 2016.
Prior to that he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer for NBC Universal where he was responsible for leading NBC Universal’s Information Technology organization and overseeing global technology strategy and applications, corporate systems, infrastructure and operations for the company’s worldwide media portfolio. Atish’s portfolio includes technology for Broadcast and Cable TV; Universal Pictures; News; Parks and Resorts; Sports and Olympics; Digital; Media Labs; Sales, Research and Analytics; and NBC Universal’s International group.
Atish’s previous experience includes Chief Technology Officer for Dex One Corporation, where he led a major redesign of the company’s IT functions and helped transform it from a print-centric business to a digital media marketing company.
He was also Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for Pearson, where he was responsible for global planning, deployment and management of more than $550 million in information technology investment; and roles at Maurices, Inc and Simon & Schuster.
Atish holds a Master of Science degree in Computer Information Systems from Temple University and a Bachelor of Commerce from University of Delhi.