Asheesh Saksena


Asheesh Saksena is the chief strategic growth officer for Best Buy Co. Inc. In this role, he leads the company’s efforts to refine and implement its growth strategy. He also is responsible for strategic planning across the company.

A highly strategic leader with more than 20 years of experience in creating and leading strategic growth, Mr. Saksena joined Best Buy in June 2016. He previously served as the executive vice president of strategy and new business development at Cox Communications, one of the nation’s leading cable television providers.

Prior to that, he was the deputy chief strategy officer for Time Warner Cable. He has also held leadership roles at Accenture and Tata Group.

Mr. Saksena holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from BITS Pilani (India) and an MBA from the University of Delhi.