Vishal Gupta was elected a senior vice president by the Board of Directors in July 2018.
He is responsible for driving Unisys' Products and Platforms business through an integrated digital strategy for the company's solutions, including products and services for foundational Unisys technologies such as Unisys Stealth® security software and ClearPath Forward® operating environments for high-intensity enterprise computing, as well as for vertical-industry applications.
He is also responsible for driving integration of new advanced technologies, such as artificial intelligence/machine learning, blockchain, public cloud and software-as-a-service across Unisys' product and services offerings in order to deliver competitive advantage for Unisys' clients.
Vishal draws on deep experience in software engineering in enterprise-technology and security-solutions companies with complex client requirements, as well as his proven ability to bring innovative software solutions to market.
Prior to joining Unisys, he served as senior vice president, Engineering at Symantec Corporation, overseeing global teams for end-to-end engineering, architecture and product management for multiple product lines across security software offerings. Prior to his tenure at Symantec, Vishal was chief product and IoT officer for Silent Circle, a cybersecurity and privacy company in the mobile communications space.
He has also held senior-leadership roles with Cisco Systems, Metasolv Software, Nortel Networks and Mercer Management Consulting.
Vishal holds a Master of Science degree from Dartmouth College, where he was a Henry J. McCarthy 1931 fellow, and an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a Palmer Scholar.