Patterson Belknap Welcomes Sheetal Gupta as CIO, Creating All-Woman C-Suite

May, 2021 - United States of America

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP is pleased to announce that Sheetal Gupta has joined the Firm as Chief Information Officer. She will be joining the Firm’s team of Chiefs which includes Sally F. King (Chief Operating Officer), Michelle W. Cohen (Chief People, Diversity and Professional Development Officer), Jenni Dickson (Chief Business Development Officer), and Theresa Wilson (Chief Financial Officer).

Ms. Gupta joins the Firm from Oliver Wyman Group, where she most recently served as Executive Director, Head of Architecture and Delivery, Information Technology Services. She was also a founding board member for Women in Technology at Marsh & McLennan Companies. In her role as Patterson Belknap’s CIO, Ms. Gupta will be responsible for leading and directing information technology functions of the Firm, ensuring that the Firm’s information technology strategy is cohesive with overall Firm strategy.

Ms. Gupta received her MBA from the Johnson School at Cornell University and her Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Science) degree from the Birla Institute of Technology and Science, India.

“We are thrilled to have Sheetal join our leadership team,” said Lisa E. Cleary, Patterson Belknap’s Co-Chair and Managing Partner. “She brings significant experience managing information technology systems and teams, and we are excited to welcome her to our Firm. We are also very excited to have an all woman C-Suite for the first time in the Firm’s history.”