Alvarez & Marsal expanded its newly launched Corporate Solutions practice with the appointment of Malay Shah as a senior director.

Shah will play a pivotal role in spearheading the practice’s high-tech sector and digital transformation offerings for A&M India.

Shah brings more than 16 years of experience in global management consulting, strategy and planning. His expertise in areas of go-to-market strategy, cost optimization and digital transformation align with A&M India’s Corporate Solutions practice.

Manish Saigal, managing director with A&M India, said, “As the firm expands its focus on new and emerging areas including high-tech and digital transformation, Malay brings strong capabilities and experience that will benefit clients seeking to improve their operations and drive change. We are delighted to have Malay on board.”

Prior to joining A&M, Shah spent 13 years with global management consulting firms including Ernst & Young (EY), Infosys Consulting and McKinsey. He began his career with McKinsey’s high-tech practice and spent five years in the U.S. advising global technology companies.

Most recently he served as a director with EY advising high-tech companies on how to penetrate new market segments and improve their position in existing markets.