As Managing Director and Vice President of Technology, Ankur Mittal spearheads overall strategy and operations for India, a key component in Lowes’ global technology and digital transformation goals. From data science and analytics to integration of omni-channel retailing to building enterprise scale platforms to serve e-commerce and store requirements, Ankur leads the India Global Capability Centre’s mission to harness digital, technology and talent to help drive Lowes’ digital enterprise revolution.
A hands-on leader who thrives on large scale business challenges and believes in sustainable, profitable growth, Ankur has spent more than two decades immersed in every aspect of tech. His previous stint was at Target where, as Vice President of Technology and part of the Target India board, he led the India GCC and developed the IT systems and solutions upon which Target Global depends. Prior to that, he served in a variety of leadership roles in Wipro and Infosys.
Ankur has a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the Engineering College, Kota in Rajasthan, India and Post Graduate Diploma in Business (MBA) from Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode.