Purnima has over 19 years of Marketing and Corporate Communications experience in the telecom and IT sector with a broad range of agency experience including PR and advertising. She has worked on leading brands like Avaya, Tata Telecom, Daewoo Matiz, Nokia amongst others She prefers to be called a Marketing Communications specialist with rich experience in B2B services and IT solutions marketing. Prior to joining CSS Corp, she was the global head of marketing for Infosys BPO. She is currently working as EVP & CMO at Microland Limited. Purnima is the 2014 Stevie Bronze Award winner for Women Leadership and is also one of the writers of the CMO handbook “Inside the Minds” where she has authored a chapter on “Staying Relevant”.
Purnima is an alumni of Shri Ram College of Commerce (Delhi University) and a post graduate from Delhi School of Economics. She is an amateur Kathakali performer and lives in Bangalore. She dreams of turning a full time Kathakali artiste someday and looks forward to setting up her dance school soon.