Sr. Director, Digital Economy; Deputy Director (India)
Abhishek Kishore serves as a Senior Director with the U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC) at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and is the Deputy Director of the India office for the Council. In this role, he is responsible for Council wide policy advocacy and stakeholder engagement initiatives in India for leading US and Indian companies. Along with that, he also focuses on the Digital Economy domain, advising several technology companies (global U.S. and Indian IT leaders, e-Commerce and fintech innovators) on government policies and regulatory frameworks.
Prior to USIBC, he was based in Los Angeles helping a big data analytics startup expand its business in the Southern California region. Kishore has previously worked for major technology companies including Infosys Technologies, Cognizant Technology Solutions and Forrester Research in India as well as in the United States for several years.
Kishore is a computer science engineer by training and has a master’s degree from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University in Boston. Kishore moved back to India in July 2016 and since then has been helping USIBC grow its footprint in India.