Sharmila Santharasagaran is currently the Managing Director of T-Systems Malaysia and Vice President of Delivery in the Asia Pacific region for T-Systems. With over 20 years of experience, Sharmila holds several regional leadership positions spanning the manufacturing and IT industry. Furthermore, she has vast experience in managing large global teams and delivering programs across a spectrum of industries. In her previous roles, she set up and managed the regional financial activities, and has also played a major role in the strategic and tactical shifts across the company.
Sharmila has extensive experience in designing and implementing scalable growth strategies, including strategic planning, setting up global operation model, account management of complex IT infrastructure delivery services globally and regionally, leading organizations to deliver operational delivery excellence, Financial and People Management. In T-Systems Malaysia, Sharmila is directing large technical and service delivery teams of over 1,200 employees.
During her tenure with T-Systems, Sharmila has contributed significantly to strengthening the cross-functional and international culture and collaboration in T-Systems and Deutsche Telekom Group. These success has fast tracked her career in T-Systems into holding the portfolios of the Board of Directors for Malaysia, Singapore and China.