With over four decades of successful global business experience, Guljit is the Group Executive Chairperson of Nexdigm. He has been associated with Nexdigm for more than 15 years – first as a client and then as its Group Executive Chairman. With his knowledge, diverse business experience, and international exposure, he is enabling Nexdigm to become a truly global organization, providing the necessary leadership and guidance in developing strategy, and providing a governance model based on human values as Nexdigm progresses towards becoming an employer of choice with a continued focus on customer satisfaction.
Guljit plays a key role in developing the company’s overall vision, strategic goals, and growth plans. Under his leadership, Nexdigm transitioned from a partnership model to an employee-owned structure, enabling ownership to associates across all levels, the single largest benefits initiative in the history of the company. He is also spearheading Nexdigm’s global expansion plans, helping the company expand in North America, Europe, and the Middle East.
Guljit has extensive experience in all aspects of running a global business – including but not limited to business and quality regulations, setting up legal entities, business acquisitions, business restructurings, sales, marketing, legal, financing, manufacturing, human resources, information technology, product development, land acquisition and government relations. Guljit’s extensive and diverse experience helps him quickly identify opportunities to improve efficiency. He is adept at imbibing process excellence and technological solutions into service delivery.
Before joining Nexdigm, Guljit was a senior executive at a large US-based global manufacturer in the Chicago area where he worked with the company for nearly four decades in positions of increasing responsibility. An engineer and manager by training, he played a major role in setting up several large entities/businesses in the USA, Europe, and Asia. His last major undertaking – a greenfield project with complete responsibility – was the development of a manufacturing base in the Asia-Pacific region, leading to the setting up of a world-class medical device plant in North India.
He has also participated in and conducted several business, professional, and leadership development training programs throughout his career in support of his continuing educational and personal activities.
Guljit holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from USA and India. He has received several lifetime achievement awards and was a Member of the Advisory Committee, Department of Technology and Engineering, College of Lake County for several years.
In his free time, Guljit supports, guides, and mentors students through their educational process. For several years he taught school children by participating in the Junior Achievement Program supported by US corporations in the Chicago area. Guljit also enjoys traveling to new places, golfing, power walking, horse riding, and yoga.