Universal Sompo General Insurance Company Limited has named Dr Puneet Kaur Kohli as its new Chief Technology Officer. The appointment will come into effect from 5 October 2020. She holds 23 years of experience in Information Technology across the BFSI sector.
Prior to joining Universal Sompo, she worked with Manappuram Finance Limited as Group Chief Information and Technology Officer. In her career of 24 years, Dr. Kaur has worked across 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.
Dr. Kaur is a qualified Research Doctorate-
Dr. Kaur won NBFC Tech 100 award for disruptive technologies in 2019 and 2020. She has been also conferred with ‘Jewels of Punjab’ award from Dr. Manmohan Singh (former Prime Minister).