SVP Cognizant Digital Business – AI&A
Karthik Krishnamurthy is Senior Vice President and Global Markets Head, Cognizant Digital Business. In this role, Karthik’s charter is driving successful changes in business models that Cognizant’s clients need to create and sustain their digital transformation imperatives. He manages Cognizant’s Interactive, Connected Products, and AI and Analytics practices to bring a human-centered, AI-first view to the business problems our clients face in growing their markets with differentiated experiences and solutions.
Karthik joined Cognizant in 2001 and has developed Cognizant’s position as the industry’s leading provider of information management and artificial intelligence, building an award-winning and industry-recognized global team with a range of capabilities and consistent high growth and satisfaction. A recognized thought leader, Karthik regularly connects with his audience of clients, prospects, and analysts through videos, blogs, podcasts, main stage podium presentations, and white papers on key topics. His ability to connect audience interests, business problems, personal anecdotes, and meaningful examples works in harmony to bring theory to practice and makes him a sought-after speaker and panelist. His personal interest is in using technology to advance human safety and quality of life, particularly in rural development.
Karthik has a BE degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, and an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow, in Strategy, Marketing, and Systems.