Tapati Bandopadhyay, PhD

Tapati has been an inventor and practice leader in Cloud-AI adoption, for 27 years. Tapati built 200+ Gartner copyrighted research including Magic Quadrants, Hype Cycles and the Gartner IT Score. She received several Gartner Business Awards, having been consistently rated in Top 20 Advisors worldwide. Her love for language and mathematics intrigued her until she found the biggest mysteries of AI are embedded in human language. Tapati uses her skills in math and passion for languages to solve this conundrum.


Tapati covers cloud and AI infrastructure & applications for leaders in IT service provider and end-user enterprises across sectors. Her focus areas are Industry Clouds and AI strategies and technologies, including GenAI/ LLM.


Tapati brings 28 years of experience as an AI & cloud practice leader and analyst-advisor, including 7 years at Gartner, 2 years at HFS, 4 years with ISG as a research partner. She worked on AI since 1997, building expert systems at GEC UK, and completed PhD in language AI. From 2017, she set up and led Wipro HOLMES AI strategy, practice and partner ecosystem.

Key Issues Covered

  • Cloud & AI– Trends, innovations, best practices discovery, maturity assessment, industry benchmarking of AI & cloud
  • Cloud-AI-Automation Chip2Experience Platforms- Strategic levers for digital engineering & business transformation.
  • GenAI/ LLM technologies, applications, usecases and strategies.

Services Offered

  • Strategy & Planning
  • Thought Leadership
  • Strategic Advisory
  • Go-to-Market