Manoj Kumbhat - The Pitch

Global CIO, Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Manoj Kumbhat has direct responsibility for Kimberly-Clark’s digital growth efforts across Supply Chain, Marketing, Sales, Finance and Human Resources. Mr. Kumbhat has a 25-year track record with expertise in driving digital business transformations on a global scale across multiple industries.

Before joining Kimberly-Clark in 2016, Mr. Kumbhat was the Chief Information Officer for HCL Technologies where he executed an integrated digital business and IT strategy to boost performance and service delivery. Prior to this role, he was the Chief Information Officer for South Asia at PepsiCo, Inc. Throughout his career, Mr. Kumbhat has partnered with several Fortune 500 clients including Abbott, Alcatel, Alstom, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Honeywell, MIT, Raytheon & Rexam.

Mr. Kumbhat has received several accolades throughout his career, including three “CIO 100” awards by IDC, three Global CIO awards at PepsiCo and four Global CIO awards from Frost & Sullivan.

He earned his MBA and MSEE from West Virginia University. He and his family live in Dallas, Texas.