Energetic hands-on business-savvy senior technology executive with proven expertise in global (USA, Germany, India, Mexico, and Bolivia) leadership with a reputation of broad industry influence and advisor to C-suite. Track record of building high performing TEAM of TEAMS culture.

User Experience, Scaled Agile Transformation, Modernization, Business Technology Strategy, Cloud Adoption, Data & ML Analytics, Product Development, Global Operations, and Tenant Governance.

• Scaled agile transformations: Turned around the most admired Fortune 500 in 6-9 mos. Delivered $200-$500M budget business technology roadmaps, app rationalization by 25% and 32% savings.
• Cloud (SaaS, IaaS & PaaS) & DevOps: Improved speed to market by 20-30%, $5-$25M/yr. savings, operational cost reduction by 15-30%, 99.999% uptime and 28% physical server reduction.
• Petabyte big data lake: Data virtualization strategy resulting $18M savings, >10% new customers. 
• Patents & first ever in the industry: Enterprise as a Service (patent pending), Hands-free electricity Alexa app, whole business in-memory, Azure IoT hub smart home, and Big Data Tenant Governance.
• Global BIG 4 management consulting: Landed multi-year multi-million deals at Cisco, Yum, Tesla, Press Ganey, Lehigh Hanson, & Vizient building high performing teams globally.
• Adaptive Leadership: Built 10+ TEAM of TEAMS at Charles Schwab, Thomson Reuters, and Dell.
• Governing boards: Evanta (Gartner) & CDM Media advisory boards and CIO summits keynote.
• Executive Sponsorship: Support Our Soldiers Schwab executive sponsor, and Multiple Sclerosis.

Chandra Gundlapalli

Chandra Gundlapalli


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