Puneet Kaur Kohli quits Manappuram Finance to join an insurance company as CTO
Puneet Kaur Kohli has been appointed as Chief Technology Officer of Universal Sompo General Insurance Company. She brings over 23 years of extensive experience in Information Technology across esteemed organisations.
Universal Sompo General Insurance Co. Ltd is a joint venture of Indian Bank, Indian Overseas Bank, Karnataka Bank Ltd, Dabur Investment Corporation and a leading general insurer from Japan, Sompo Japan Insurance Inc.
Prior to joining Universal Sompo, Puneet Kaur Kohli worked with Manappuram Finance Limited as Group Chief Information and Technology Officer. In her career of 24 years, Kohli has worked in various leadership roles and was associated with Bajaj Cap, Motricity, Bharti Airtel. She has worked internationally in countries including USA, UK, Canada, Dubai and across APAC.
She is a qualified Research Doctorate-Excellence Management. She has done her MBA in Information Systems from FMS Delhi & B.Tech from Delhi College of Engineering.
Kohli has won the business transformation leaders award from TechCircle for 2020, NBFC Tech 100 award for disruptive technologies in 2019 and 2020. In the year 2014, she received the Infosec Maestros award and Business World award for its acceleration for innovation in storage. She has been also conferred with ‘Jewels of Punjab’ award from Dr. Manmohan Singh (former Prime Minister).