LALIT PANDA, Chief Operations Officer & Chief Digital Officer
Lalit Panda is an accomplished senior executive with 27 years of leadership experience in global and Fortune 1000 companies. He managed complex global supply chains in consumer electronics companies, including Sony, and led the Supply Chain and Information Systems at Harman International Consumer Divison. Mr. Panda also headed the Global IT functions at D&M Holdings (Denton, Marantz), Arysta Lifescience and Tronox LLC where he held the position of Chief Information Officer.
Mr. Panda has successfully led several supply chain and information technology transformation projects of global scope, such as network and IT infrastructure optimization, ERP consolidations & implementation, e-commerce and digital marketing platforms, and organizational transformations, which included seamless integration of a $1 billion+ acquisition. His passion is to enhance business productivity and risk reduction while enabling revenue growth through customer engagement and operational systems. He earned his Masters degree in Logistics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, holds a MBA and an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering.