Senior Director Head, Outsourcing Strategy & Governance – CoE AbbVie, Inc.
experiences across the buy-side and the sell-side of outsourcing have helped
him develop a unique combination of skills across enterprise-wide business
transformation, consulting, outsourcing, shared services, vendor management and
At AbbVie, Jay has been
responsible for creating and operationalizing the Outsourcing Center of
Excellence (COE), collaborating with key stakeholders in Finance &
Accounting, HR, Benefits, Payroll, IT, Facilities, etc to help define and
operationalize their shared services & outsourcing operating models; while
providing governance across key suppliers to drive sustainable value through
AbbVie’s outsourcing relationships while mitigating the associated risks.
Prior to joining AbbVie,
Jay served as a SVP at Northern Trust, where he led the Global Sourcing team and
was responsible for designing, implementing and managing their enterprise-wide
offshoring/outsourcing function in addition to supporting Strategic Planning
for Operations & Technology.
Earlier in his career, Jay served as a Relationship Director in the Banking
& Financial Services Practice at Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), where he
helped clients develop and implement their strategies for offshore outsourcing.
Jay has also worked with Reuters, Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corporation
(HSBC) and Standard Chartered Bank in positions of increasing responsibility.
Jay holds a Bachelors in Computer Engineering and a Masters in Management
Studies from University of Mumbai, India. In addition, he is an IAOP-certified
Outsourcing Professional (COP), PMI-certified Project Management Professional
(PMP), ITIL v3 Foundation certified and holds the CCME accreditation from the
International Association for Contract & Commercial Management.
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