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Can help Indian govt replicate digital public goods in other EMs: IBM CEO

The pandemic definitely accelerated digital delivery in India - Aadhaar, UPI, how securities are working and mobile banking being some examples - says Arvind Krishna

 IBM’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Arvind Krishna

Arvind Krishna, Chairman and CEO, IBM

Pranjal Sharma
On the sidelines of the World Economic Forum summit in Davos, Switzerland, IBM’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Arvind Krishna tells Pranjal Sharma that a company like his can help the Indian government in replicating its digital public goods in other emerging economies. Edited excerpts:

Q. The restructuring of IBM with Kyndryl is an important development. How do you see that maturing in the next few years at a global level?

A. The pieces around the Kyndryl spin-off are complete. It’s done and behind us. The implication is it has allowed IBM to become much more focused on

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First Published: Jan 18 2023 | 9:18 PM IST

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