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Founder & CEO, Neo Group

Author, The Offshore Nation; Globalization Wisdom; Outsourcing Wisdom


E-mail: atul@neogroup.com or atul@vashistha.com

Atul is the Founder and Chairman of Neo Group, a firm he founded in 1999. Neo is recognized globally as a leading supply and outsourcing analytics, monitoring and advisory firm.

Atul is recognized globally as a leading expert on globalization, outsourcing and governance. Consulting Magazine named Atul one of the “Top 25 Most Influential Consultants” and “Top 6 IT Powerbrokers”. Globalization Today recognized Atul as an Industry Most Influential Powerhouse 25. Near Shore Americas recognized him as one of the Power 50. HRO and FAO Today named him a Superstar.

Atul is the author of three books: Globalization Wisdom, Outsourcing Wisdom and The Offshore Nation. Atul also writes ongoing columns for Global Decisions, Pulse and Global Services.

Media and Wall Street analysts at CNN, ABC, CNBC, Wells Fargo, Goldman Sachs, Fortune, Forbes, Business Week, Wall Street Journal, Investors Business Daily, Economist, CIO, CFO and other global organizations seek Atul’s expert opinion. Atul continues to be a vocal proponent of globalization and has taken on the critics, such as Lou Dobbs and his “Exporting America” segment on CNN. He is also a frequent contributor to other magazines such as Fortune, CFO, WSJ and Business Finance.

He serves on the Boards of Nearshore Executive Alliance, Shared Assessment, and IAOP. Atul is a Former Chair and current member of the Norcal Young Presidents’ Organization and also supports numerous economic development, human development and corporate social responsibility initiatives such as Echoing Green, GreenStart, World Education Foundation, Because I Am a Girl and Foundations for the Future. Atul also served on the USA Department of Defense, Defense Business Board, from 2007-2013.

Prior to founding Neo, Atul was Senior Vice President, International at Cardinal Health (NYSE: CAH) where he led the international operations of the Fortune 25 Company. Atul and his seasoned team at Cardinal expanded profitable operations to Australia, New Zealand, Spain, UK, Singapore, Brazil, Mexico, Japan and other global locations. More importantly, his in-depth international experience earned him the respect of global CEOs and investors.

Atul and his firms are redefining how corporations create competitive advantage and how nations and individuals can leverage this mega-trend to build better futures for all. Further details can be found at www.linkedin.com/in/atulvashistha.

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