V. SUBRAMANIAM (Subbu)
Director – IT & CIO (India & Gulf Area), Board Of Director(OTIS ISRC) – Otis Elevator Company (India) Limited, (A United Technologies Company)
|V. SUBRAMANIAM (Subbu)
|Current Designation & Role
|Director – IT & CIO (India & Gulf Area), Board Of Director(OTIS ISRC)
|Current Company Name
|Otis Elevator Company (India) Limited, (A United Technologies Company)
|Past Company Names
|Marico Industries Limited, Indfos Industries Limited (Formerly known as Danfos India Limited), Binatone Electronics Limited
|No of Years in the IT Industry
|25+ Global Business IT Leadership & Management enriching experience
|City you live in currently and since when
|Native Town/ City you belong
|Language you are proficient with
|English, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil
|Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (University of Melbourne through U21 Global)
Post Graduate Diploma in Software and Management (Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan)
B.Sc from Nagarjuna University (AP)
MDP (Strategic IT Management) from IIMA
MDP (Aligning Business and IT Strategies) from ISB
IT Emerging Leadership Development Program (OTIS)
Attended Strategic Leadership and Management Program/s during my enriching 25+ years
Inner Engineering Program (Isha Yoga)
|Awards and Recognitions Received CIO
|IDG – CIO Awards (The Creative in 2011, The Agile in 2010, The Ingenious in 2009, The Bold in 2008, The Innovative in 2007)
CIO Hall of Fame (The roll of Honoree)
CIO Masters and CIO Grand Master (Data Centre) from Biztech2 (Network 18 group)
Otis Asia Pacific IT Excellence Award (IT Controls)
Within Otis…Internal recognition
|Gadgets you love the most and why
|Laptop (Sleek model from HP & Dell)…Ease of Use
Ipad from Apple – Cool & awesome
BB – Connected
Sony 3D TV – Entertainment with my family
Ipod & Sony Music System – Music for the Mind, Body and Soul……..
|What makes you laugh
|Humor is part of life…to make it wonderful.
|Current book you are reading and what you love about it
|God Talks with Arjuna by Paramasa Yogananda Ji
What to Ask the Person in the Mirror (Robert Kaplan)
You Can’t lead with your feet on the Desk (Fuller) – Building Relationship
|Books you enjoyed reading the most
|Leadership, Management, Inspirational & Motivational, Yoga & Health, Spiritual
(Any books in the above category which adds value to my life…I like to read and apply besides sharing)
|Software company you admire and why
|Every Software Company is great and doing innovative software to create difference
|Hardware company your admire and why
|Every Hardware Company is great and creating Innovative Device / Hardware to bring in difference
|IT personality you admire and why
|Every IT Leader / Personality has a persona for himself / herself…who has created a excellence in their walk of life
I admire each one of them to appreciate, admire and learn from their success and excellence.
|Your best moment in your career till date
|From the day I started my career, special professional moments, are like connecting those dots (memorable one’s in journey of professional life…be it achievements, accomplishments, recognition and appreciation, above all love of leaders, Team Members and friends) to make it momentable, memorable and enriching.
|Your best moment in personal life
|From the day I was born, special personal moments are the ones(Moments with…my loving wife, loving Son and his achievements, Loving Parents, Loving Family and Loving friends) …makes every moment special and personal in my enriching life.
In spiritual Life…it’s my Guru (Spiritual Master’s) with whom I’m connected and Blessed…is something I feel blessed in my life.
|Music You Like
|Special is Carnatic Classical & Devotional / Spiritual besides any music soothing to the Mind, Body and Soul.
|Movies You Like
|Nothing in particular, every movie is quite unique – be it old classic, traditional and modern – I enjoy the same.
|Most Liked Travel Destination
|It’s the presence of my family & friends makes the travel a wonderful journey rather than a particular destination.
I enjoyed every moment of my travels with my family and friends…it’s quite fun and relaxing…besides memorable.
|Why do you like your job
|My Passion & love for the great Organization “OTIS – UTC” I work with along with my Leaders and Team to create value. I just enjoy & love leading & doing what I’m Leading & doing…leadership beyond Title.
|Most favorite quote
|“Leadership is an attitude not a title or designation”
“Winners recognize their limitations, but focus on their strengths”
“Play Like a Champion, Perform Like a Rock Star and Fight like Valiant Warrior…to define winning strategies and winning Team”
Spiritual one “When you are connected with the Creator…we create things make life meaningful and enriching”