Suda is a highly accomplished technology executive with significant global experience leading complex business transformation initiatives, building world-class technology organizations, and consulting for multi-billion dollar corporations.
As the Global and US Chief Solutions Officer, Suda leads the US Deloitte Application Studios (DAS) and Worldwide DevHub, delivering quality solutions to all business units of Deloitte including the core business (Consulting, Audit, Risk & Financial Advisory, Tax and Government & Public Services), data & analytics, mobile, SAP, ServiceNow, Salesforce, Intranet and all back-office applications. In this role, Suda is responsible for developing, socializing, and implementing IT applications and Innovation strategy; creating and executing programs, strategies, and processes that optimize software development activities; and managing eco-system partners from India, Argentina, Columbia, Ukraine, Philippines, and Malaysia. He is accountable for leading over 1200 products by relying on a team of 8,000+ global associates and a development partner eco-system. Suda has been leading the digital transformation vision within Deloitte by having successfully deployed technologies such as Blockchain, IoT, Predictive Analytics, Virtual Reality and Intelligent Automation using RPA (Robotic Process Automation), Chatbot and many forms of AI/ML across many products.
Prior to joining Deloitte, Suda served as the CIO at Press Ganey where he was instrumental in transforming the IT organization that led to a successful IPO launch in May 2015. Prior to that, Suda was the VP of IT at Ascension Health, a $20+ Billion healthcare provider with 150,000 associates, where he successfully led the largest business transformation initiative in the healthcare industry. Suda also held the role of Vice President of Information Solutions and Shared Services at YRC Worldwide, a global $9+ Billion transportation & logistics company.
He has a bachelor’s degree in physics and a post-graduate diploma in computer management from the University of Mumbai.
Suda is married to his wife Stephanie and enjoys spending time with his two grown children. Suda is an avid reader, an audiophile, cyclist and a musician.