Encora Appoints Lalit Wadhwa as EVP & Chief Technology Officer

April 19, 2021

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Apr. 19, 2021Encora, a leader in outsourced software engineering services, today announced Lalit Wadhwa has been appointed executive vice president and chief technology officer, effective immediately. Wadhwa’s appointment underscores the company’s broader investments in technology capabilities and next-gen client service offerings. In this role, Wadhwa will be responsible for overseeing the development of proprietary technology products and strengthening the use of advanced technical tools and methods in Encora’s client services.

“We are delighted to have Lalit as a member of our Global Leadership Team,” said Venu Raghavan, CEO of Encora. “His deep experience and passion for data science, artificial intelligence/machine learning, cloud adoption and platform modernization are extremely well aligned to the core value we deliver to our clients every day. Under Lalit’s leadership we will accelerate the development of a customer-centered, personalized and competitive business model that exceeds client expectations.”

An accomplished engineer with extensive experience working with high-growth companies, Wadhwa is also a thought leader and frequent speaker at industry events and conferences. Most recently, he served as Vice President, Advanced Analytics at Wesco Distribution, where he was responsible for building the company’s data, advanced analytics & digital capabilities across service lines.

“I am excited to join Encora and support the organization in helping customers expand their businesses through digital transformation,” said Wadhwa. “I am also honored to be joining the leadership team and being part of this unprecedented period of the company’s growth.”

About Encora

Encora, backed by private equity firm Warburg Pincus, is the preferred Innovation partner to some of the world’s leading technology companies. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Encora is an established leader in outsourced product development services that specializes in innovation acceleration for companies whose market position and growth are driven by proprietary technology. With over 4,600 associates in 20+ offices and innovation labs across U.S., Mexico, Central & South America, India, and Asia Pacific, Encora’s global talent pool, micro-industry vertical expertise and proprietary agile engineering capabilities enable clients to improve their speed to impact. For more information, please visit www.encora.com

Media contact:
Alec Robertson
Brodeur Partners on behalf of Encora       

Organization contact:
Joshua Kanter
Chief Marketing Officer

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