Sudhakar Bhagavatula is the Chief Information Officer at Royal Enfield. He joined the company in 2014 and brings with him over 23 years of extensive industry experience across India, Asia, US & UK in the areas of IT consulting, Product Engineering, in-house IT strategy and transformation. In his current role at Royal Enfield, Sudhakar will be driving the IT strategy for the company, enabling business processes and enhancing the IT infrastructure across the board. Sudhakar’s areas of interest include Strategy, Business transformation, IT as a disruptive enabler, Process leadership, building and motivating teams. His past appointment was with GE Lighting as Chief Information Officer, ASPAC, where he was responsible for leading IT growth strategy in line with GE Lighting’s ASPAC business. Prior to GE, Sudhakar worked with Oracle Corporation in the US and UK both in Product Development and Consulting divisions. Before Oracle Corporation he worked as an Oracle Technologist at South Florida Water Management District and Vital Computers in the US. Sudhakar is a Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communications from Andhra University and also completed Graduate courses in Computer Sciences from Mississippi State University