Asokan Pichai

Asokan Pichai Chief Learning Officer

Asokan is the Chief Learning Officer at TalentSprint. He heads Learning and Development, and is passionate about Instructional Design and building a capability of “Learning to Learn” among learners. Across 40 years in Learning and Development and Software Development, Asokan has trained over 6000 software engineers, designed 40+ courses, and conducted 'Train the Trainer' programs for over 300 trainers and nearly 100 instructional designers and developers. He is a certified MBTI administrator and has coached many first time managers and C-level executives.

Asokan has held leadership positions in his previous engagements, such as CEO of MinVesta, CTO of Ma Foi, Chief Trainer at Virtusa, and Technical Director at Brilliant's Computer Centre. With the FOSSEE project, IIT Bombay, he helped design, develop student courses and teacher's training programs for the engineering curriculum.

As an entrepreneur he set up India’s first Urban website, India’s first Tamil website and India’s first Chess website.

Asokan is the recipient of various prestigious honours. In July 2015, CHRO ASIA recognized him as one of the 50 Most Influential Training & Development Professionals.