Sanjay Govil is a prominent business leader and global entrepreneur with a track record of founding and building successful businesses.
In 2001, Mr. Govil founded Infinite Computer Solutions, an innovative technology solutions company engaged in digital transformation. Then in 2017, he founded Zyter, which offers a wide range of digital health products. Mr. Govil currently serves as chairman of the board for Infinite and CEO of Zyter. Both companies are headquartered in Rockville, Md.
Infinite was Mr. Govil’s first major business success, founded with US$1,000 of his own money. Mr. Govil directed Infinite through its initial public offering on the Bombay Stock Exchange in 2010 where it achieved a commitment for US$1.8 billion on its first day of trading. This far surpassed the expected US$50 million target, making it one of the most successful IPOs of the year. Under his strategic leadership, Infinite has grown into a leading technology solutions and services company with more than 10,000 employees globally. The company went private after generating multifold returns for its shareholders.
More recently, Mr. Govil founded Zyter which offers a wide range of digital health products for providers, payers and patients that span telehealth, home health, remote patient monitoring, care management, as well as the insurance claims lifecycle. The company collaborates closely with other leading technology and Fortune 100 companies and in 2021, it acquired Casenet LLC, a leading provider of enterprise case management, utilization management and population health management software products.
Mr. Govil has been recognized internationally as a business leader, visionary and entrepreneur and he participates in many think tanks on international business, foreign policy, and economics. He has also been featured in numerous global publications including Forbes and CIO Magazine.
Most recently, Mr. Govil received three awards from the 16th Annual 2021 IT World Awards® including being named the gold winner for “Individual Hero of the Year: Helping Others During COVID-19”. He was also recognized in the 2021 Customer Sales & Service World Awards, receiving two bronze awards for his leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic, including “Executive Hero of the Year.” Other recognition includes: “Entrepreneur of the Year 2019” in the business services category at the 11th annual Golden Bridge Awards®; the TiE Legends award, “Distinguished Engineer” by his alma mater Auburn University in 2014; and the Ernst & Young, “Entrepreneur of the Year” award in 2002.
In addition to serving as chairman of the board for Infinite and Zyter, Mr. Govil serves on the Graduate Board of Directors for the Wharton School of Business and was on the Board of USIPC. He is a mentor to many upcoming entrepreneurs and investors and recently invested in data firm Applecart.
Mr. Govil is a committed philanthropist and supports entrepreneurship through his charity, The Sanjay Govil Foundation, as well as TiE DC’s Young Entrepreneurs Program. He supports K-12 education by sponsoring numerous internship opportunities through his affiliation with Wharton. He also sponsors multiple initiatives at the University of Pennsylvania on international corporate social responsibility.
Mr. Govil earned his Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering from Auburn University. He then completed graduate studies at Syracuse University and the Wharton School of Business.