Sunil is an Engineering graduate from NIT Kurukshetra, India and Management graduate from Columbia University, New York. Known as ‘India’s Data Center Man’, he has unmatched experience in the Data Center, Cloud and Managed IT Services industry and is best known as the person who has built and operated the most number of (more than 20) third party data centers in India. Sunil Gupta has been featured in the illustrious Data Economy’s APAC 50 list and is one of the 100 personalities to watch out for in the next decade who are posed to heavily influence the direction and transformation of the global data center and cloud markets.
Sunil is currently the Managing Partner & CEO of Yotta Infrastructure, a Hiranandani Group Company. Under his vision, Yotta was formed with the mission to power India’s digital economy, driven by data. Yotta has been powering the digital eco-system with Data Storage and compute capacity via India’s largest Uptime certified Tier IV Hyper-scale data center park in Maharashtra, India and also upcoming in Tamilnadu, India.
Besides creating the largest data center parks in India, Sunil has also chalked out disruptive technology portfolio solutions for varied industries at economical prices under Yotta Tech. For the very first time in India, Sunil is instrumental in offering Data Center Build services on the colocation model, which Hyper-scalers and cloud players can utilize without blocking their Capex and still get the same dedicated tailor-made infrastructure.
Sunil is an elected member of Nasscom's National Domestic Council and is also an angel investor, as part of the CIO Angel Network (CAN), and loves to invest in and promote startups operating in new technology areas like AI/ML, IoT, Big Data & Analytics.
Sunil has also authored the “Financial model for understanding data center investments” – an in-depth mathematical model that helps the C-Suite make informed data center investment decisions.