Suketu Mehta

Principal Architect,
Technology, Data & InfoSec

Technical Skills
  • IT Transformation
  • Information Architecture
  • Customer Experience

  • International Expansion
  • Omnichannel Strategy
  • Ecommerce Strategy
Industry Specialisms
  • Retail
  • FMCG
  • Telecoms

  • Technology
Suketu Mehta

Suketu Mehta is an accomplished technology and architecture leader with 20+ years of business transformation experience – leading architecture and design for FTSE enterprises, digital transformations, strategic programmes and major portfolios. This includes mergers and acquisitions, strategic growth initiatives, international expansion and IT rationalisation programmes.

He has a collaborative, results-focused approach that drives architectural thinking and unlocks the best strategic outcomes. He has a sophisticated understanding of business and technology drivers and collaborates well at all levels of the organisation – from CXO and executives to IT partners and development teams.

Suketu has worked most recently as the Programme Architect for our EPOS Transformation Programme, and he has also filled a number or Architecture roles within our Retail & Digital team. He is a highly professional and knowledgeable enterprise architect, with strong technical knowledge in EPOS, ERP, and digital technologies. He is a team player who engages well with the business across all levels of management to develop innovative & strategic solutions for all manner of business challenges. I would have no hesitation in recommending Suketu.
Retail IT leader at a FTSE100 retailer

Key achievements include:

  • Led architecture on a group-wide £150m business transformation for an FTSE 100 hardware retailer.
  • Advised IT leadership of a high-growth European retailer on multi-million Euro technology investments for a complex portfolio of business initiatives.
  • Established architecture processes and governance for a large global fashion retailer.
  • Architected merger of ERP solutions for two large retailers to bring them onto a common platform. Also assessed implementation proposals created by the major consultancies.
  • Architected and implemented retail solutions for a global rollout of a new retail strategy for a large fashion retailer.
  • Led solution architecture for a prominent luxury retailer and designed solutions for all their major projects.

As a skilled enterprise architect and transformation expert, Suketu can help you:

  • Address architectural deficit in organisations by establishing architectural leadership and governance.
  • Prioritise and deliver complex portfolios by determining business value, business and technology impacts and estimation of overall costs.
  • Recommend scalable technology architectures and solutions to accelerate business growth and targeted business outcomes.
  • Rationalise large IT portfolios saving money, and delivering new business value.
  • Move to the cloud and deliver innovative capabilities for competitive advantage.
  • Rapidly deliver complex solutions using hybrid approaches that combine the best of waterfall, agile, prototyping and other methods.
  • Remove silos and work across multiple vendors, departments and technologies during a digital transformation.

Some of Suketu’s clients & experience:

Suketu Mehta specialises in:

  • IT strategy/investment/capability reviews.
  • Architecting technology enabled business transformations.
  • Digital enablement and cloud transformations.
  • Using technology for rapid international expansion.
  • IT rationalisation and cost reduction.

Suketu is an excellent team player and Enterprise Architect with technical strengths in the BI, Applications and ERP areas. He has been pivotal in the design and delivery of strategic programmes and brings a wealth of experience in Retail, FMCG and other industries.

CTO at a FTSE100 retailer