Gajen leads Hitachi Vantara’s 11,000 employees with a focus on leveraging the company’s digital infrastructure, software, and services to meet the business and cultural transformational needs of his clients; and help them contribute to the advancement of a more inclusive and sustainable future. Prior to joining Hitachi Vantara, Gajen spent 15 years at Cognizant, where he helped grow the company from $368 million in annual revenues to more than $16 Billion.
Michelle Dennedy is back this week with Gajen Kandiah, CEO of Hitachi Vantara, as they kick-off the first in a five-part series about the role of digital innovation in advancing the digital economy.
Michelle Dennedy sits down with Greg Lavender, Chief Technology Officer at VMware and former CTO for Cloud Architecture and Technology Engineering at Citigroup to continue the conversation about digital innovation’s role in advancing the ESG Economy.
Our five-part series on the role of digital innovation in advancing the ESG economy continues as Michelle Dennedy chats with Ann Rosenberg, SVP of Sustainable Development at Wood and former SVP of UN Partnerships and twenty-year veteran at SAP.
On part four of our five-part series on the role of digital innovation in advancing the ESG economy, Michelle Dennedy will sit down with Jacquelyn Horton, Social Impact and Sustainability Manager at Dropbox for a fascinating exchange on the role of digital innovation in advancing the ESG Economy.
Jacquelyn manages the Dropbox Foundation, Dropbox for Good, and leads the company’s overall sustainability and carbon neutrality initiatives. She strongly believes that companies have a responsibility to contribute positively to the global community and are uniquely positioned to do so.
Through her work in social impact and sustainability, Jacquelyn hopes to empower others to be socially and environmentally conscious citizens and show corporate leaders that social impact is not only the right thing to do, but the smart thing to do.
For the final episode of our five-part series on the role of digital innovation in advancing the ESG economy, Michelle Dennedy joins Beena Ammanath, Executive Director of the Deloitte AI Institute and Global Head of AI Ethics at Deloitte.
Beena is an award winning senior digital transformation leader with extensive global experience in Artificial Intelligence, big data, and IoT. Her knowledge spans across ecommerce, financial, marketing, telecom, retail, software products, services and industrial domains with companies such as Hewlett Packard Enterprise, GE, Thomson Reuters, British Telecom, Bank of America, E*TRADE and a number of Silicon Valley startups. She is also the Founder and CEO of nonprofit, Humans For AI Inc. She has co-authored the book “AI Transforming Business”.