Sanket Atal in his role as the Managing Director of Intuit India Development Center plays a strategic role in Intuit’s mission of powering prosperity around the world. He leads a team of over 1000 talented employees who deliver key innovations for products including QuickBooks, TurboTax and Mint that delight millions of small business, self-employed customers and consumers around the world.
He also launched Intuit Circles, Intuit’s first startup program, focused on powering the prosperity of startups and has won awards for his contributions to the startup ecosystem. Intuit is consistently recognized as one of India’s Best Companies to Work for by the Great Place to Work Institute and The Economic Times including the #1 ranking in 2017.
Sanket has a wealth of experience leading and growing global development centers. In his previous role as Group Vice President at Oracle Corporation, in addition to being responsible for the R&D organization he also founded the, Oracle Startup Cloud Accelerator (OSCA) program in Bengaluru and led the expansion to nine centers in seven countries. Prior to this he has led the India Technology Center for CA Technologies in Hyderabad and was also Chief Technology Officer of MakeMyTrip.com, India’s largest online travel company.
Sanket holds an MBA from University of Oregon and an MS in Computer Science from University of Wisconsin, Madison. His undergraduate studies were at Cornell University where he studied Computer Science and Mathematics. His passion for innovation has resulted in him holding multiple patents..
Rahul Goyal is the Vice President – Product Development at Intuit. As the leader of the Consumer Group at Intuit India, Rahul and his team have embraced complete product development ownership of our flagship offerings including Turbotax Desktop (both US and Canada), Mint & One Intuit Content Management System (OICMS) apart from leading critical responsibilities for TurbotaxLive (TTLive), Data Engineering and Operations/site reliability engineering (SRE).
Having joined the company in 2012, coaching tech talent on his most passionate area – engineer excellence, is what energizes Rahul. He believes, engineering excellence is the most non-negotiable part of what we do and one that sets us apart as a high performing culture. This spirit clearly reflects in the outcome he is able to drive through his product leadership.
While TurboTax Desktop is Intuit’s high customer impact and high revenue product with $440million in revenue, Mint is our strategic offering with a potential to unlock Intuit’s vision of facilitating ‘Smart Money Decisions’ for our customers. Rahul is leading key initiatives like personal finance live and best in class app which together can amplify our engagement with the customers and grow our user base. In a span of just one year, since Mint’s engineering transition to India in March 2018, Rahul ramped up his team to holistically contribute to all the critical components of the product - from App to personal finance management (PFM) platform and Credit Score services.
By leveraging the wealth of customer data, Rahul has successfully nurtured his business unit to grow into a Data Engineering centre of excellence (CoE) where the team creates consumable insights for business outcomes using a method called pipelines. Holder of 6 patents, Rahul proliferates the passion for engineering excellence by leading various tech communities at Intuit India.
He is a graduate from Bangalore University and a degree holder from the Indian Institute of Management – Bangalore. Before Intuit Rahul was working with Oracle where he held leadership positions. Currently, he lives in Bangalore with his family.
Anshuman Kumar is the Director of Global Corporate Brand and Communications for Intuit across Intuit’s global markets and development centres with teams across Canada, India and Israel.
With over 19 years in the field marketing and communications, Anshuman’s unique approach to brand experience and employee ambassadorship, makes him a near disruptor in this space. A believer in collective storytelling, he joined Intuit in 2012 and led the charge to help establish Intuit as an employer of choice across global markets by empowering employees to evangelize and amplify Intuit’s culture. This unique employee powered brand storytelling approach helped Intuit rank as the #1 Best Company to Work For by the Great Place to Work Institute in India, and was featured as a case study in organisational transformation by the Harvard Business Review.
As the communications leader for Intuit’s global development centers, Anshuman has replicated similar successes across Australia, Canada and Israel with Intuit featured amongst the Best Companies to work For consistently across these global sites.
Anshuman is also the executive sponsor for Intuit’s start-up connect program, the Intuit Circles. Guided by Intuit’s mission of powering prosperity around the world, through this program, Anshuman along with the Intuit Circles team, engages with the start-up ecosystem sharing Intuit’s design thinking approach and innovation methodologies like – Customer Driven Innovation (CDI) and Design for Delight (D4D), among others, to help start-ups grow and innovate at scale.
Prior to joining Intuit, Anshuman has led brand outreach, internal and external communications for several large Indian companies including The Times Group, Infosys Ltd, and HCL Technologies. A post graduate in marketing management, Anshuman lives in Bangalore with his wife and their daughter.
Saurabh Saxena is the Vice President of Product Development at Intuit. Having been with Intuit for over 12 years now, Saurabh leads some of the company’s flagship products including – QuickBooks (QB) Online Advanced, QB Desktop, QB Enterprise, Point of Sale, and Intuit Market – which together drive close to $2 Billion in revenue for Intuit.
Result oriented and passionate about talent development, he has successfully built a high-performing engineering team focused on innovation and customer obsession powering the success of small businesses globally. Saurabh’s natural penchant for product development led him to embrace product development of the QuickBooks Online Advanced and QuickBooks Desktop (QBDT) – where he, along with his team - defines the strategy, vision and roadmap. While the QB Online Advanced is a new offering launched by Intuit to support the mid-market segment by serving high-value customers, the QuickBooks Desktop (QBDT) ecosystem has helped drive key business results globally
Instrumental in delivering people outcomes for Intuit India, Saurabh leads by influencing and coaching the top talent across SBSEG and Intuit India to nurture their understanding of deep customer empathy and customer backed innovation through Intuit’s leadership and managers’ communities.
A B-Tech from the IIT-BHU (Indian Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University), he is the recipient of several Intuit corporate awards including Scott Cook Innovation Award, the Intuit CEO Leadership Award, Intuit India Award, and CTOF Award. He has also pioneered the Care Engineering concept at the company. Before joining Intuit, he worked with Intel.
Jharna is the Director of HR at Intuit India, where she leads the HR line function in addition to being the HR Site Leader, steering the site’s people and places charter. She partners with the Business Leadership teams in India and globally to drive the talent agenda on Intuit’s True North Goals.
With over 18 years of HR experience in the Technology Industry with progressive IT Product and Services organizations, Jharna joined Intuit in 2016 as the HR Business Partner supporting the Small Business and Self-Employed Group (SBSEG). She has been instrumental in driving key outcomes across the business unit, including the Intuit QuickBooks Online Advanced product teams and the Intuit QuickBooks Desktop Segment globally.
In her role as a HR line leader, she leads by influencing transformational change around org design, governance, high performance culture, diversity and innovation towards enabling a strong and highly engaged regional leadership team. As part of the Intuit India Leadership team, she contributes greatly towards the growth of the India site, helping our leader & manager community grow and stay connected. Led by our Intuit Values, Jharna is greatly appreciated for her ‘Learn-Teach-Learn’ coaching mindset in the organisation.
Prior to joining Intuit, Jharna was the HR Business Manager for the Digital Integration Services Business Unit in Infosys Limited, leading HR for the unit with an employee strength of over 9500 spread across globally. Her exposure to different parts of HR spanning Business Partnering, Program Management, Talent Planning and Talent Acquisition has constantly challenged her and enabled her in designing and implementing holistic solutions.
Jharna has a Masters in Human Resource Management from Christ College-Pondicherry University and Bachelors in Science from St. Joseph’s Arts and Science College, Bangalore University.