Infosys Consulting Chief to Talk on Leadership and Networking, Oct. 20

Stephen Pratt, CEO and managing director of Infosys Consulting, will speak on “Leadership and Networking from the CEO Perspective” on Tuesday, Oct. 20, at 1:00 p.m. in the Wells Fargo Room.

Pratt’s talk is part of the annual Career Management Conference for first-year full-time MBA students and is being co-sponsored by the Dean’s Speaker Series. The entire Haas community is invited to attend, with seats available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Pratt, who also serves as the head of consulting solutions for Infosys Technologies, has more than 20 years of experience in business consulting. He was part of the founding team of Infosys Consulting, now the consulting subsidiary of Infosys. Consulting magazine listed Pratt among the top 25 consultants in the world in 2003 and 2005.

Infosys, Indian's second-largest IT services firm, has been voted the “Most Admired Indian Company” in the Wall Street Journal’s annual Asia 200 survey for 10 years in a row. The outsourcing firm was ranked #25 this year in BusinessWeek’s InfoTech 100 listing of the world’s best performing technology companies.

Before joining Infosys, Pratt worked for 12 years as a senior partner at Deloitte Consulting, where he was the top-selling partner for two years and founded the customer relationship management practice.

A light lunch will be served at the event. For more information, contact Meg Fellner.