Rajesh Makhija

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President, Digital Solutions Group and Executive Director

Rajesh is an Executive Director and Advisor at MCorpCX, where he leads the Digital Solutions unit. In that role, he does what he’s done for over 20 years: he promotes new technology and digital-led transformations. He believes that transformation is always more about people than technology. That’s why he’s passionate about digitally immersive experiential learning for the workforce.

Until May 2018, Rajesh was the CEO of Mphasis Wyde and Eldorado, leading policy admin software product companies for the life / P&C insurance and health insurance sectors respectively. During his four-year tenure, he led a rapid, total turnaround at these companies.

In June 2017, Rajesh received the Gold Stevie Award for “Executive of the Year.” Under his leadership, Eldorado also won the Bronze Award for “Company of the Year” at the American Business Awards. Likewise, Mphasis was recognized as the “ET Digital Company of the Year.”

An experienced presenter, Rajesh has guest-lectured at multiple universities in the U.S. and India. He loves sharing his insight—both live at cross-industry forums or through writing for industry research and publications—on next-generation technologies that affect enterprise business operations. One of his most notable talks won him “Best Speaker of the Year” from IEEE in 2019.

Rajesh is an alumnus of IIM Ahmedabad and Wharton Business School. In his spare time, he loves to play sports or the drums. He’s a self-proclaimed evolution and travel enthusiast.