Suren Gupta, Allstate


Mr. Suren K. Gupta has been Executive Vice President of Technology and Strategic Ventures at Allstate Insurance Company since January 2014. He served as Executive Vice President of Technology & Operations for Allstate Insurance Company since April 2011. Mr. Gupta is responsible for enterprise wide technology strategy, network infrastructure, enterprise applications, and technology-related governance, security and compliance activities. Most recently, Mr. Gupta was Wells Fargo executive vice president and group chief information officer for consumer lending. Previously, he held a similar role for Wells Fargo's home and consumer finance group. Under his leadership, Wells Fargo re-engineered its real estate lending with new delivery capabilities that enabled the field sales force, serves customers more effectively with just-in-time information.

Mr. Gupta was a founding member of the corporate executive team at Airclic Inc., a startup wireless Internet venture, and senior vice president, information technology and operations for GMAC Residential, a division of General Motors. Mr. Gupta also has held senior operations, sales, marketing and strategic development roles at INTELSAT, a telecommunications company, and at Thomson Corp., an information company. Mr. Gupta is a graduate of the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School. He also received a master's degree in computer engineering from West Virginia University and an MBA from George Mason University.