Utkarsh Kohli graduated from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, New Delhi in 2015 with a degree in Computer Science and Engineering. Always wanting to challenge his leadership skills, he joined the IEEE student branch of his college and led it to success. He also laid the foundation of a new computer society in his college and was recognized for his efforts by the Delhi section with the Dr J.K Pal memorial best student award.
After graduation, he accepted a role of Systems Engineer at Infosys Limited and worked as an SAP-MM (Materials Management) consultant for one of the largest mining companies in the world as his client. In this role he gained valuable experience in the area of supply chain consulting where he would communicate with clients on a daily basis, work on incidents they would face and also work as a functional lead and drive enhancements, demands et al.
After a successful stint at Infosys in 2017, Utkarsh joined an advertising and event management start-up, Wednesday Brand Solutions in New Delhi where he gained an in—depth understanding of supplier management, impacting the company’s profits directly. He was hands on in the area of production, planning and negotiating with multiple stakeholders and helped create/implement solutions that increased company profits by nearly 20%.
Outside of work, Utkarsh believes in giving back to the community and does a lot of charity work. He is an avid player and follower of poker and sports such as cricket, football and badminton. He is currently enrolled in the Supply Chain Management track and wants to combine his technical abilities and business knowledge and create environmentally friendly and sustainable products/processes.