Mankiran Chowhan joins SAP Concur as Managing Director for India region with immediate effect. She will lead SAP concur’s business strategy and growth in India. Mankiran Chowhan will report to Andy Watson, Sr. VP and GM Asia Pacific.
Prior joining Sap Concur, she was Managing Vice President & Country Manager Sales at Gartner India. With more than 17 years of experience, Mankiran Chowhan was named in Economic Times Top 20 Corporate Women Leader in 2018. Mankiran Chowhan has fostered strong partnerships with CXOs across industries, majorly in IT, Financial, Manufacturing, Retail and Government sectors. She holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies.
SAP Concur serving nearly 48,000 customers over 150 countries including over 75% of Fortune 100 and 500 companies, and more than 58.1 million end users who book their travel and process expenses worldwide with SAP Concur. According to Global Business Travel Association, India is the seventh largest business travel market in the world and is expected to be one of the fastest growing business travel markets over the next four years.
“The growth potential of India’s business travel market is enormous. We plan to leverage this opportunity by addressing local market needs and helping companies better manage spend across all categories and sources,” said Watson, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Asia Pacific Japan and Greater China. “We are pleased to have a leader of Mankiran Chowhan’s calibre to drive continued momentum for our business and enable our customers in India to be at the forefront of a dynamic business travel landscape.”
“India is an important market for SAP Concur as organizations are undergoing technological shifts and digital transformations, spurred by the Digital India mission,” said Mankiran Chowhan, Managing Director, India, SAP Concur. “I am honoured to lead SAP Concur’s business in India. I look forward to enhancing our customers’ experience and helping them gain broader insights into their spending as well as address the fast-changing market dynamics with agility.”