Speaker Biography

Changappa Kodendera


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    Changappa "CK" Kodendera is currently CIO at Navigant and has delivered significant business technology transformations. Prior to Navigant, Mr. Kodendera was the CIO at Sapient. He spent fourteen years in technology consulting delivering large business and enterprise applications for Forutne 500 companies.

    Mr. Kodendera focuses on building high performance cross functional teams with an ability to deliver measurable business value in demanding business environments. He is a facilitator of change and is adept at developing, aligning and executing to a common vision to achieve them. In the past, he has played several roles including managing a business unit, VP of Technology, Solutions Architect, etc.

    Recently, Mr. Kodendera helped build a large distributed private cloud for Navigant. The roadmap over 2012 is to centralize all Navigant data centers to this private cloud.

    Mr. Kodendera earned a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science from S.J.C.E Mysooru, India and a master of Science in Computer Science from the University of Massachusetts.