Our leaders


Ankit Agarwal

CEO, Connectivity Solutions Business, Sterlite Technologies Ltd.

Ankit has been instrumental in leading the Company’s entry into new markets and customer segments, such as Cloud companies. Under his leadership, STL has established its presence in 100 countries. As a young leader, Ankit is also a champion of internal culture change, from driving a flat organisation to leading community efforts. He joined STL in 2007 after completing his Bachelor’s from the University of Southern California and MBA from London Business School.

KS Rao

CEO - Network Services and Software Business, he is now leading the company's telecom business.

KS is leading the company’s Digital India program towards building a robust telecom infrastructure for the country’s economic development by designing, building and managing broadband networks for critical areas within Defence, BharatNet, Smart Cities and Public and Private Telcos.He has been instrumental in STL’s growth in fibre, cables, services and business operations in six locations, including in China and Brazil. Under his leadership, STL has emerged as a global leader in the optical fibre and cables business.

Anjali Byce

Chief Human Resources Officer, Sterlite Technologies Ltd.

As STL grows exponentially, Anjali and her team are building an agile and culturally strong organisation by running strong programmes on talent, culture, values and diversity. Anjali has extensive experience in organisational development, learning and development and industrial relations. She has also worked at SKF, Tata Motors, Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance, Cummins and Thermax. She has a Master’s in Human Resources from the Symbiosis Centre for Management and HRD, and in Applied Psychology from the University of Delhi.