VP Quality and GIU Automation, IBM Global Business Services, AP
George Varghese leads the Global Business Services Automation GIU and Quality for IBM for the APAC region. He has over 36 years of experience in several Industry services sectors . He has worked with ONGC India, GE USA and IBM over his years in the Industry. George has been engaged in several Quality and automation programs in his span of Industry experience as a Six Sigma Blackbelt driving process improvements and Transformations across a varied set of Industry processes. He has over 25 years in the Process automation and transformation space including being founding member of teams in driving these programs in GE and IBM.
In his current role he is tasked in IBM as the Automation Growth Innovation Unit leader for APAC driving automation into Services Solutions either as embedded automation solutions or using automation to transform deals to drive Client value and create a differentiated Industry solution.
George holds a Degree with Honours in Electrical Engineering and MBA in Financial Management.
Integration Executive, IBM Automation
Michael is a recognized Automation Practitioner with over 20+ years in advising process improvement and automation programs for fortune 100 customers. As the Integration Executive, Michael is responsible of the WDG Automation business as it is integrated within the IBM Cloud organization. Michael is one of the IBM Executives shaping the business strategy for the IBM Automation software mission. He owns the vision and direction for IBM’s RPA offerings, which is a key automation capability that help companies digitize their operational processes and increase workforce capacity with digital workers. Cloud Pak for Automation is a platform that creates disruptive approaches to augment human work with a unified intelligent Automation platform.