Sophie Bechu is responsible for managing India Delivery Centers comprising of the RDCs in Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, and Hyderabad. India DCs are responsible for providing Remote Infrastructure Services to clients around the world.
Sophie Bechu has extensive work experience across the IT Industry and has been in a variety of roles across IBM units for the past 30 years. She has vast knowledge and experience in delivery and operations. Sophie has a degree in Engineering from Ecole Superieured’Electricite, Paris, France.
Sophie began her career in 1983 with IBM France, holding positions ranging from engineering to general manufacturing operations. She has held global assignments in Montpellier, Paris, Somers, and Poughkeepsie. Her work experience includes being a VP, Brand Advocate z/i/p Series, VP WW Manufacturing i/p Series, VP Demand/Supply Planning, Director for Server Supply Chain Operations, Manufacturing and Strategy and was an Executive Assistant to the Senior Vice President and Group Executive, Server Group. In November 2006, she became Vice President, Worldwide Engineering, Integrated Supply Chain, where she was responsible to drive quality and performance both at the supplier’s locations and IBM Manufacturing sites. She relocated to Hong Kong in August, 2007 and then to Somers, NY in August 2009.
Sophie is married and has four children. She enjoys reading, golf, and world politics.