Speaker Biography

Bala Sankaranarayanan

VP Manufacturing, Retail & Transportation Market Head

Sessions Featuring This Speaker

Forrester's Forum For Technology Management Leaders



    Bala Sankaranarayanan has more than two decades experience in the Process Manufacturing industry, specifically in Life Sciences.  He is currently the global head of Consulting and System Integration at Atos, focusing on the Manufacturing, Retail, Services and Transportation Industry segments. Previously, he led the Smart Decision Services vertical business at Genpact LLC focused on solutions involving Social Media, Cloud, Mobility, Big Data & Analytics.  Prior to that, he was with Cognizant for 17+ years, where he formulated Cognizant's Life sciences practice strategy and contributed to growing the Life Sciences verticals. A Life Sciences certified consultant on USFDA regulatory affairs, Bala is active in various national and international Life Sciences industry bodies.  He has chaired various industry-government sessions on Clinical Research and is also on the Academic-committees of various institutions.