CTO Forum

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CTO Forum Advisory Board

We are fortunate to have the guidance of a talented and committed Advisory Board. Our board sets the agenda for all of our events, selecting top-tier speakers and thought leaders to examine the most important industry topics.

Basheer Janjua
Founding-Chair & President, CTO Forum
Raji Arasu
EVP, Chief Technology Officer, Autodesk, Inc.


Shankar Arumugavelu
Chief Digital and Information Officer, Verizon
Laura Berg
Vice President, Associate Digital Experience – Enterprise Business Services, Walmart
Angie Brown
Senior Vice President, Information Technology, The Home Depot
Dave Carlisle
Chief Technology Officer – IT, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Yael Cosset
Chief Information Officer and Chief DigitaL Officer, The Kroger Co.
Scott Crowder
Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, BMC Software
Allegra Driscoll
Chief Technology Officer & EVP, Bread Financial
Mahmoud ElAssir
Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Optum – UnitedHealth
Todd Goodyear
Managing Director, Bank of America
Barbara Humpton
President and Chief Executive Officer, Siemens USA
Amir Kazmi
Chief Information and Digital Officer, WestRock Company
Ryan Kean
Chief Information Officer, Total Quality Logistics – TQL
Jeremy King
Chief Technology Officer & SVP of Engineering & IT, Pinterest, Inc.
Rashmi Kumar
SVP and Global Chief Information Officer, Medtronic
Robin Landeck
Vice President, Data Management, Thermo Fisher Scientific
Alan Lee
Chief Technology Officer, Analog Devices, Inc.
Kathleen Lovett
Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Supply Chain, VSP Vision
Jason Morris
Chief Technology and Information Officer, Nordstrom Inc.
Mark Papermaster
CTO and EVP of Technology & Engineering, Advanced Micro Devices
Ashley Pettit
SVP & CIO, Enterprise Technology, State Farm
Arun Rajan
Chief Operating Officer, CH Robinson
Eric Tagliere
Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer, Humana Inc.
Marinela Tudoran
Managing Director, UBS
Radhika Venkatraman

Senior Advisor, Cerberus Capital Management

Dr. Jeffrey Welser

COO, IBM Research; VP, Exploratory Science & University Collaborations, IBM