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Avasant’s Chairman and CEO Kevin Parikh Inducted into IAOP Leadership Hall of Fame

kevin Parikh IAOP hall of fame - Avasant’s Chairman and CEO Kevin Parikh Inducted into IAOP Leadership Hall of Fame

Los Angeles, CA – May 1, 2024 – Avasant proudly announces that its Chairman and CEO, Kevin S. Parikh, has been inducted into the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) Leadership Hall of Fame 2024. This prestigious accolade recognizes Kevin’s transformative contributions to the global business services industry and his dedication to promoting digital equity and economic inclusion.

Kevin has redefined the technology consultancy landscape by spearheading initiatives that enhance corporate efficiency and foster global digital transformation. His strategic insights have facilitated multi-billion-dollar technology deals, making him a pivotal figure in shaping the future of international business and technology policy. Beyond his professional achievements, Kevin is a passionate advocate for social responsibility, leading the Avasant Foundation in empowering youth and women in emerging economies through technology-driven educational programs.

“I am immensely grateful and humbled to receive this prestigious honor from IAOP’s Leadership Hall of Fame. It is a testament to the collective efforts and shared vision of those who have supported and inspired me throughout my journey. This recognition reaffirms my commitment to fostering innovation, driving positive change, and championing societal impact. I am honored to join the ranks of esteemed inductees and pledge to continue striving for excellence in business and serving our global community.”

The IAOP Leadership Hall of Fame celebrates individuals who have made significant contributions to the outsourcing industry and demonstrated a commitment to improving business and society. Kevin’s induction is a testament to his visionary leadership and unwavering dedication to creating a more inclusive and equitable world through technology. For more information about Kevin Parikh’s work and Avasant’s initiatives, please visit our website or contact

About Avasant

Avasant is a leading management consulting firm focused on translating the power of technology into realizable business strategies for the world’s largest corporations. Specializing in digital and IT transformation, sourcing advisory, global strategy, and governance services, Avasant prides itself on delivering high-value engagements through industry-focused innovation, and flexible, client-based solutions.

Our seasoned professionals have an average of 20 years of industry-honed expertise, having conducted more than 1,000 engagements in over 50 countries. Avasant’s next-generation consulting and advisory methods have made it the top-ranked firm in its class, with recognition from numerous organizations, including: Vault, NOA, IAOP, and the Wall Street Journal.

Avasant’s engagement in the global market has inspired a strong commitment to community and purpose. Avasant Foundation supports technology and skill development programs to create employment opportunities for youth across Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, and Latin America.

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About IAOP

The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) is the global standard-setting association and advocate for outsourcing professionals and the organizations they support. The IAOP is dedicated to promoting and recognizing excellence in outsourcing through its annual Global Outsourcing 100 list. Visit