Gnanapriya Chidambaranathan

Associate Vice President, Senior Principal Technology Architect

Gnanapriya (Priya) is Associate Vice President, Global Head of Technology & Architecture Practice - Communications, Media & Entertainment, Energy, Utilities & Services Business Unit (ECS).

Priya has 28 years of experience in Telecom & IT. She contributes to unit strategy, drives technology adoption for business solutions across varied programs globally.

She has been driving Digital Transformation, Enterprise Architecture, IT roadmap, Micro Services, Cloud migration, Open Source Adoption, 5G / Edge, 5G Use Cases & Industry solutions, emerging technologies like Blockchain solutions, Data Modernization, Legacy & Technology Modernization, Innovation, guiding varied transformation & modernization programs for ECS global clients.

She got ‘Outstanding Achievement’ Award under Disruptor category of “Global Women in Telco & Tech” Awards for 2020

Under her guidance & drive, Infosys has won 11 Outstanding Catalyst Team Awards in TM Forum, she  received Individual Recognition Award @ Industry TM Forum, serving as TMF Collaboration Sub-committee member. She is a speaker in multiple Industry and Technology Forums. She is a Senior IEEE member, IEEE ComSoc member, Execom member of Bangalore Chapter. She has co-authored book on Digital Signal Processing I, II editions published by McGraw Hill, International edition and translated to Mandarin.

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