Mr. Jayakumar Mohanachandran

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Mr. Jayakumar Mohanachandran

Group Chief Information Officer
Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group


Results driven technology leader, with 20+ years of experience in IT Operations, ERP Implementations, Project Management and hands-on experience in managing major transformation programs. Business Savvy Management Professional with expertise in driving the transformation of IT as a Business Enabler. Competent to bring in the benefits of IT to solve the business issues while managing costs and risks. Hold an extensive experience in influencing and managing major ERP vendors and System integrators to devise cost effective models for organizational success.


A business technology executive with sizeable global corporate experience and a track record of driving business results through organizational, process and technology innovation. Adept at developing and motivating large, diverse business technology organizations with experience in major transformation initiatives and Governance. Demonstrates a deep understanding of Manufacturing, FMCG & Retail business acumen across the value chain.


Honors & Awards

  • CIO of the Year 2020 Finalist – Got selected among the top 3 CIO within GCC by International Data Corporation (IDC)
  • CIO of the Year 2019 – Got selected as the CIO of the Year 2019 across Middle East by BMI & Smart SMB
  • CXO 50 – Selected as Top 50 CXO within the region for the contributions within the industry
  • Enterprise Transformation Award 2018

Recognized as a winner within manufacturing industry in UAE, for the best digital transformation

  • CIO 100 2012 – Got selected as one among the top 100 CIO’s within India