Speaker profile

Amit Midha

President, Asia Pacific & Japan and Global Digital Cities - Dell Technologies

Amit Midha, President, Asia Pacific & Japan and Global Digital Cities, is a highly respected and acclaimed business leader in the industry and within Dell. Having worked in US, APJ & China, he has a view to global macroeconomic issues while dealing with complex regional operations. Amit has also been recognized as a visionary, a thought leader with strong views on emerging technologies, spearheading one of the most important business initiatives at Dell Technologies – Global Digital Cities.
He is passionate about technology as an enabler in business transformation and has been a key speaker in several external industry forums on topics such as Data Economy, Cloud Adoption, Digital Transformation, Fourth Industrial Revolution, Digital Cities, Sustainability and Emerging Technologies. Amit has also been part of several think-tank groups/ business councils/advisory groups for brainstorming and policy recommendations on issues of economic and business agenda, overseas expansion, future of mobility and impact of urbanization on cities.
Amit is currently serving on the Board of Directors of the US-India Business Council and is a member of the Global Future Council on Cities and Urbanization, that serves as a brain trust for the World Economic Forum. Amit has also been invited to join the high level, multi-stakeholder WEF-Regional Action Group, ASEAN/APAC region comprising of ministers, private sector players, international banks & UN bodies, to form a pan-Asian view towards collaboration
Amit brings insights from leading a highly diverse Asia Pacific Region and focus on Global Digital Cities business with his understanding of impact of urbanization, impact of leapfrogging technologies on cities of the future and how all of that is changing the way we live and work