Chetan Garga joined Allstate in 2012, bringing an enviable combination of technology and operations leadership with deep financial service expertise.
Under his leadership, Allstate India has won the Kincentric 'Best Employer India 2020', The Economic Times 'Best Workplaces for Women 2021' and Certified as a Great Place to Work Organization 2022. He has also been recognized as one of India's Best Leaders in Times of Crisis 2021 by Great Place to Work Institute.
He has more than thirty years of experience across Financial Services, Product Development and General Management with more than 15 years in building technology solutions for Global financial markets, as well as setting up Technology and Business operations for multinational firms in India many times over.
Before joining Allstate, Chetan served as Senior Vice President of Wealth Management and Banking at SunGard in India, where he managed teams in India, China and Tunis, and prior to that setup Operations for Northern Trust in India.
With a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Chetan is a Sloan Fellow from London Business School, has completed an Executive program at the Kellogg School of Management and is an alumni interviewer for the Sloan program.
Chetan is the ex-chair of the NASSCOM GCC council for Karnataka (Sector body for IT and ITES companies in India). Chetan has also been invited by IIM Bangalore as a visiting faculty to conduct courses in Insurance and Investment Banking and share experiences on Leadership Competencies.
Championing the belief of 'giving back to the community', Chetan has been proactively involved in social initiatives such youth empowerment, environmental initiatives like rainwater harvesting and supporting schools for the less privileged. He is also active in sports like table-tennis & squash, an avid traveler and a wine & food connoisseur.