A results driven professional with more than 3 decades of experience working with corporate giants such as Motorola, USA, where he worked for over 30 years, Tata InfoTech and Tata Teleservices (MAH), Charles is a global telecom expert, having turned around operations of several divisions during his tenure as MD, COO and Executive Director. His extensive corporate experience soon led him to start his own company and he has since started 3—LifeNet Global (a joint-venture with Cisco), and HealthNet Global, both immensely successful start-ups and now CorpArete Consulting, a collaborative venture with Tata.
A person of many interests and talents, he is the author of 3 Steps to Corporate Excellence, a well-received management book that has sold across the world, and invests a lot of his time giving motivational talks at various corporations and universities. He is also a member of, and advisor to several institutions including Woxsen Business School, Guidepoint Global Advisors and Gerson & Lehrman Group.
He is currently the Founder & Executive Chairman of CorpArete Consulting, a management consulting firm focused on Corporate & Management Strategy and Leadership Training. Vivékin has a partnership with CorpArete Consulting and Charles comes to us through that partnership.