A seasoned executive with over 26 years of business transformation and technology expertise, Manoj has an extensive track record in driving digital business transformations on a global scale across multiple industries. In his current role as Chief Information Office of Kimberly-Clark, he has direct responsibility for driving the company’s global digital growth agenda across Supply Chain, Marketing, Sales, Finance and Human Resources.

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

Manoj serves on the Global Customer Advisory boards for Cisco and Avaya. He has also 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.

Manoj received a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Jodhpur, India, and a Master of Science in Computer Engineering and a Master of Business Administration from West Virginia University. In addition, he has been certified by the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS).

He currently lives with his wife and two daughters in Dallas, Texas.