CTO Straight Talk - Issue 2 - 17

Transforming IT While
Transitioning to the Cloud
A move to the cloud requires the continual cultivation of new kinds
of IT skills and expertise.
POSITION
Executive Vice President
Research and Development

COMPANY
Infor

WORKS FROM
New York City

Soma Somasundaram
Soma.Somasundaram@infor.com

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND
Somasundaram joined Infor at its inception, in 2002, when the company
was known as Agilisys. As the top R&D executive at Infor, an enterprise
software provider, whose offerings include industry-specific cloud
solutions, he defines the company's technology strategy and manages
the design and rollout of its full suite of business applications. He also
ensures seamless connections between all applications on Infor's
technology platform. Somasundaram has 30 years of experience in
enterprise resource planning, supply chain, and financial applications. He
also brings global business experience to Infor, having worked in many
countries around the globe, including India, Germany, Australia, the U.K.,
and the U.S.

EDUCATION
Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India.

PERSONAL PASSION
Hiking, running, designing systems and processes that automate work.

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