Chandy Ghosh: invVEST USA, Board of Directors.
Invvest Program Lead, Education Ambassador & Smart Grid Initiatives.
Chandy Ghosh is the CIO of VSNI; a company specializing in CIO/CPO services. She is an executive consultant with proven expertise in defining and driving IT strategy, global delivery models, change management, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) transformation, telecommunications solutions, eCommerce systems, architecture, software development, technology selection, M&A, client management, delivery, operations & software processes. She has significant vendor & cultural expertise in managing best-shore global teams. Her strengths lie in bridging the business and technical domains; providing IT roadmaps to accomplish strategic business goals.
Prior to this, Chandy has been the CIO for CQG, a privately-held Financial Trading software company, responsible for a 300 member product development team across 6 global E.European sites delivering innovative trading solutions. CQG supports commodities exchanges in 5 continents processing 25,000 transactions/sec, providing intricate analytics to highend trading institutions.
Chandy began her career at Qwest, where she led several IT initiatives for various business units over a successful 16 year span. As Director of Architecture & Network Reliability/Dispatch, she pioneered the use of global teams. She then followed her entrepreneurial spirit to start her own successful consulting practice in 2004 with clients such as BearingPoint, Hawaiian Telcom, Teletech, Corporate Express, Jeppesen (boeing co.), Newmont, Ball Corp etc.
Chandy has an MBA degree in Information Systems as well as an MS degree. She is a member of CXO organization, Wise Women as well as CIO Forum for Women in IT. She has process and project management certification & has completed a Harvard curriculum Executive Development Program & CCL’s Developing the Strategic Leader.