September 2 - 3, 2020


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Managing Director of NIO, VP & CIO of Global Digital Operations, NIO USA

Ganesh Iyer is the Managing Director of NIO in the U.S. and Vice President and CIO of Global Digital Operations for NIO. He is a business-savvy CIO and Digital Ops Exec with over 25+ years of experience delivering proven results in various industries including Autonomous Tech, Hi-Tech, Manufacturing and Telecom. He’s recognized for rescuing under-performing digital organizations in emerging and global markets and is an expert at change management and building relationships across the organization to achieve company goals. Previously he held the role of Vice President and CIO at Tesla Motors for nearly 5 years. He led Tesla’s E-Commerce, Home Grown ERP, Service Operations and Business Intelligence systems. Prior to Tesla he led senior IT leadership roles at VMWare, Juniper Networks, and WebEx. Prior to WebEx, he spent 10 years in consulting primarily for Electronic Data Systems (EDS) and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and implemented ERP, CRM and OSS systems for various clients including Oracle, Total Petroleum, Tata Chemicals, Bombay Stock Exchange and Sun Microsystems. Ganesh has a BS degree in Chemical Engineering with a minor in mathematics from Regional Engineering College, Calicut in India.