General Manager, Enterprise Partner Group (EPG),
Peter Gartenberg leads Microsoft India’s Enterprise business segment. He joined Microsoft in August 2013 as General Manager, Microsoft India Enterprise Partner Group. With over 27 years of experience, Peter has an impressive track record of driving transformations to create high value, customer-centric organisations in India, China, Europe and the USA. Prior to joining Microsoft, Peter was Managing Director and President, SAP Indian Subcontinent. Under Peter’s leadership, SAP India achieved the #1 performance ranking of amongst all SAP Subsidiaries globally in 2011. Prior to SAP, Peter ran Siemens’ Asia-Pacific enterprise telecommunications business responsible for India as Chairman and Managing Director, Siemens Enterprise Communications Pvt. Ltd. and Executive Vice President, Asia-Pacific Region. Under his leadership, Siemens Enterprise Communications, India overtook a number of competitors to achieve the #1 market position. The India subsidiary and the entire Asia-Pacific region consistently topped Siemens Communications’ worldwide performance rankings. He started his Siemens India assignment in 2000. Before coming to India, he held several executive roles with Siemens in China, Germany and the US. He started his career in the Information Technology & Communications field with IBM in San Francisco, California in 1986. Peter hails from Berkeley, California and is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley. He has Indian roots in Punjab from his grandfather and has made India his permanent residence together with his wife Indira.