Meet the amazing OPEX Week speakers

COO & Chief Transformation Officer 2020 Summit Advisory Board


Amir Farid
Amir Farid
Chief Operating Officer & Chief Transformation Officer
Westfield Insurance
Martijn Gribnau
Martijn Gribnau
Chief Operating Officer
Genworth Financial
Eric Hammes
Eric Hammes
SVP Business Transformation & Information Technology
3M
Vinay Mummigatti
Vinay Mummigatti
Chief Automation Officer
LexisNexis
Tony Saldanha
Tony Saldanha
Former Vice President, Global Business Services, Next Generation Services
Procter & Gamble
Guru Vasudeva
Guru Vasudeva
Senior Vice President and CIO
Nationwide

OPEX Week 2020: Business Transformation World Summit Advisory Board


Leslie Behnke
Leslie Behnke
Head Lean Six Sigma Business Excellence
HALO Branded Solutions
Beth Johnson
Beth Johnson
VP, Operational Excellence, Digital Finance
Goldman Sachs
Loren Bishop
Loren Bishop
Vice President - Director of Lean Management Office
State Street
Kishore Kandru
Kishore Kandru
Enterprise Business Architecture
CSAA Insurance Group
Vipul Vohra
Vipul Vohra
Continuous Improvement
HPE
Mia Leondakis
Mia Leondakis
Vice President, Business Transformation & Automation
VMWare
Peter Evans
Peter Evans
Global Continuous Improvement Director
LEGO
Samantha Bureau-Johnson
Samantha Bureau-Johnson
Vice President, Business Process Excellence & Project Management Offic
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
Sheila Montney
Sheila Montney
Assistant Vice President
State Farm
Cristian Matei
Cristian Matei
Head of Business Transformation
Veolia Group
Rafal Olejniczak
Rafal Olejniczak
General Manager, Board Member, Global Service Centre
3M
Brenton Harder
Brenton Harder
Head Process Excellence
BNY Mellon
David Hadd
David Hadd
Senior Vice President Corporate Continuous Improvement
Webster Bank
Ken Telfort
Ken Telfort
Director, Process and Operational Excellence
B. Braun Medical

2020 Big Ideas Speaker


General Ann Dunwoody
General Ann Dunwoody
First ever Female Four-Star General, Retired Commander of U.S. Army Materiel Command
Author of A Higher Standard

COO & Chief Transformation Officer Summit


Martijn Gribnau
Martijn Gribnau
Chief Operating Officer
Genworth Financial
Vinay Mummigatti
Vinay Mummigatti
Chief Automation Officer
LexisNexis
Amir Farid
Amir Farid
Chief Operating Officer & Chief Transformation Officer
Westfield Insurance
Dhiraj Cherian
Dhiraj Cherian
CFO
Panasonic Automotive
David Campos
David Campos
Chief Transformation Officer
Serta Simmons Bedding
Himanshu Arora
Himanshu Arora
Chief Data and Analytics Officer
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Renaud Fournier
Renaud Fournier
Chief Transformation Officer
Wiley
Paul Krebs
Paul Krebs
Chief Transformation Officer
Koch Industries
Jasmine Ahmed
Jasmine Ahmed
Senior Vice President, Transformation
Dentsu Aegis
Jon Theuerkauf
Jon Theuerkauf
Chief Customer Officer
Blue Prism
Dr. Munish Goyal
Dr. Munish Goyal
Distinguished Engineer & Chief Technical Officer
IBM Services
Barry Lintereur
Barry Lintereur
General Manager, 3M Global Service Center, Costa Rica
3M
Jared Jones
Jared Jones
Senior Partner
Partners In Leadership

Speakers on Growth, Turnaround & Holistic Transformation


Greg Smith
Greg Smith
Executive Vice President, Supply Chain
Walmart
Chris Glover
Chris Glover
Vice President NA Supply Chain, Walmart Performance System
Walmart
Biju Bhaskar
Biju Bhaskar
Global Head of Business Agility
Thomson Reuters
Dr. Charles Brandon
Dr. Charles Brandon
Director Process Improvement Office
US Army
Ajay Dedhia
Ajay Dedhia
Director, Business Excellence
Pfizer
Ruben Del Toro
Ruben Del Toro
Director Enterprise Continuous Improvement
Southwest Airlines
Tina Dinger
Tina Dinger
Senior Vice President - Enterprise Project Management Office
Northwest Bank
Subhro Gupta
Subhro Gupta
Vice President and Head of Business Process Transformation
Prudential
Mia Leondakis
Mia Leondakis
Vice President, Business Transformation & Automation
VM Ware
Angela Marano
Angela Marano
Managing Director, Business Transformation
Southwest Airlines
Cristian Matei, Ph.D, LSS, MBB
Cristian Matei, Ph.D, LSS, MBB
Founder Advanced Thinking & Acting Head of Business Transformation
Veolia
Tyler McBeth
Tyler McBeth
Pre-Sales consultant
i-nexus
Terry Roach
Terry Roach
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Capsifi
Ekaterina Curry
Ekaterina Curry
Global Head of Ratings Operations
S&P Global Ratings
Jorj Madalin Mihailovici
Jorj Madalin Mihailovici
Chief Executive Officer
Veolia Group
Ewerton Pavan
Ewerton Pavan
Business Transformation Leader
Philips
Bill Schrank
Bill Schrank
SVP, Sales
AntWorks
Piotr Pyszkowski
Piotr Pyszkowski
EVP, Digital Transformation & Quality
Alcatel-Lucent
Irina Munteanu
Irina Munteanu
CFO
Veolia Romania
Wm. Brou Gautier
Wm. Brou Gautier
Director, USAF Continuous Process Improvement & Innovation (CPI2) Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, Management (SAF/MG)
US Air Force
Christine Halberstadt
Christine Halberstadt
Vice President Strategic Transformation
Freddie Mac
Rohit Sood
Rohit Sood
Senior Partner
McKinsey
Danielle R LaMancuso, ASQ CSSBB
Danielle R LaMancuso, ASQ CSSBB
Senior Business Process Engineer, Enterprise Project Management Office
Northwest Bank
Michael Coxon
Michael Coxon
Partner
McKinsey
Sally Toister
Sally Toister
Senior Director, Operational Excellence, US & Canada
Marriott Hotels
J-M Erlendson
J-M Erlendson
Business Process Architect
Software AG
Ben Vesely
Ben Vesely
Director, Business Process Transformation
Prudential
Laurie Brooks
Laurie Brooks
Director, Global Business Transformation
HERE Technologies

Speakers on Process Transformation


Beth Johnson
Beth Johnson
Vice President, Operational Excellence, Digital Services
Goldman Sachs
Vipul Vohra
Vipul Vohra
Continuous Improvement
HPE
David Hadd
David Hadd
Senior Vice President, Corporate Continuous Improvement
Websterbank
Michael Stober
Michael Stober
Senior Vice President Process Reengineering
Citizens Bank
Hauke Schupp
Hauke Schupp
Senior Vice President Quality Control
Rushmore Loan Management Services
Tavis Addison
Tavis Addison
Head of Process and Quality Management
VW Credit
Christy Hartner
Christy Hartner
Senior Vice President
Commerce Bank
Rob Kenny
Rob Kenny
Senior Director Operational Excellence
Moderna
Kristen Workman
Kristen Workman
Director Lean Office Transformation
Schneider Electric
Elizabeth Dare
Elizabeth Dare
Head of Oncology TR Strategy & Operations
The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson
Peter Evans
Peter Evans
Global Continuous Improvement Director
LEGO
David Haigh
David Haigh
Director of Continuous Improvement
Wolseley Canada
Vic Nanda
Vic Nanda
Head, Quality Capabilities & Consulting
Nokia
Anu Pujji
Anu Pujji
Principal of Operational Excellence
Amazon
Peg Pennington
Peg Pennington
President; Instructor, Center for Operational Excellence, Ohio State University
MoreSteam
Joseph Anderson
Joseph Anderson
President
Institute for Process Excellence (IpX)
Robert Hutcherson
Robert Hutcherson
Author of "Organizational Optimization", Chief Executive Officer & Founder
Optimize Consulting
Steve Towers
Steve Towers
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
BP Group
James Dodkins
James Dodkins
Customer Experience Rockstar
Rockstar CX
Joseph F. Paris Jr.
Joseph F. Paris Jr.
Industry Thought Leader & Founder
Operational Excellence Society
Kari Moeller
Kari Moeller
SVP US Operations
Business Optix
Kirk Trachy
Kirk Trachy
Senior Solution Engineer & Evangelist
Quickbase
Mike Faller
Mike Faller
Senior Continuous Improvement Engagement Manager
Ameren
Steven Hall
Steven Hall
Vice President, Process Excellence Leader
Liberty Mutual Insurance
Robert Salaj
Robert Salaj
Director of Operational Excellence
Lighthouse Electric
Joe Geary
Joe Geary
Vice President of Customer Value
BiZZdesign
Brandon Gerig
Brandon Gerig
Team Lead, Customer Success for North America
Signavio
James Ramey
James Ramey
CEO
The Results Companies
Lori Brown
Lori Brown
Chief Experience Officer
The Results Companies

Speakers on Digital Transformation


Hemant Purkar
Hemant Purkar
Executive Director, Digital Workforce COE
JP Morgan Chase
Kishore Kandru
Kishore Kandru
Enterprise Business Architecture
CSAA Insurance Group
Adrian Terry
Adrian Terry
Vice President, Enterprise Services -- Process Excellence & RPA
GM Financial
Michelle Joliat
Michelle Joliat
Managing Director and Head, Wealth Digitization, Robotics, and Process Transformation
BMO Financial Group
Nick Hoppenjans
Nick Hoppenjans
Director, Operations Process Automation, Operations Services Transformation Office (OSTO)
US Bank
Steven Remsen
Steven Remsen
Senior Technical Manager, Enterprise Process Excellence
Intel Corporation
Ashutosh Chaudhari
Ashutosh Chaudhari
Director, Center for Automation and Process Excellence
LexisNexis
Walker Fenton
Walker Fenton
Senior Vice President of Product
TrackVia
Robert Thacker
Robert Thacker
Director, Global Product Marketing & Enablement
iGrafx
Binoy Gosalia
Binoy Gosalia
Vice President, Global Alliances and Partnerships
Workato
Markus Zirn
Markus Zirn
Vice President, Business Development
Workato
Dr. Viktors J. Muiznieks
Dr. Viktors J. Muiznieks
Director Technology Innovation and Integration
MIT Lincoln Laboratory
Philip Weinholtz
Philip Weinholtz
Engineer
Odyssey Systems Consulting Group/MIT Lincoln Laboratory
David Friedman
David Friedman
Head of Intelligent Automation CoE
Ryder System
Michael Lamendola
Michael Lamendola
Former Director, Operational Excellence and eProcess Solutions
Covance
Matt Hucal
Matt Hucal
Senior Manager – GBS Digital Solutions
General Motors
Marinela Zgourov
Marinela Zgourov
Program Manager, GBS Digital Solutions
General Motors
Jose Teixeira
Jose Teixeira
Director of Process Management and Center of Excellence
Ericsson
Ron Lingerfelt
Ron Lingerfelt
Senior Account Executive
Liferay
Dr. Lars Reinkemeyer
Dr. Lars Reinkemeyer
Vice President of Business Intelligence
Siemens AG
Robert Hutter
Robert Hutter
Founder & CEO
FireStart
Sateesh Seetharamiah
Sateesh Seetharamiah
Vice President and Global Product Head of AssistEdge
EdgeVerve
Craig Le Clair
Craig Le Clair
Vice President, Principal Analyst
Forrester Research
Shrikant Deo
Shrikant Deo
Associate Director - Product Management
Edgeverve
Vinay Nadig
Vinay Nadig
Divisional Vice President, Market Enablement Delivery Services
Health Care Service Corporation
Vladimir Jouravlev
Vladimir Jouravlev
Business Development Manager
IBA Group
Nick Decker
Nick Decker
Director Of Partnerships
Catalytic
Sergey Zlobich
Sergey Zlobich
Application Architect
IBA Group
Prabhdeep (PD) Singh
Prabhdeep (PD) Singh
Head of AI Products
UiPath
Beth Bourg
Beth Bourg
Senior Product Marketing Manager
FortressIQ
Corey Balint
Corey Balint
Business Process Improvement, Process Mining Insights
athenahealth
Francis Carden
Francis Carden
VP, Digital Automation and Robotics
Pegasystems
Krishna Pericherla
Krishna Pericherla
Senior Manager, Automation Solutions
McKesson
Andrew Torpey
Andrew Torpey
Director of Operational Excellence
Veyo

Speakers on Cultural Transformation & Transformational Leadership


Sheila Montney
Sheila Montney
Assistant Vice President
State Farm
Sameer Anand
Sameer Anand
Director, Enterprise Agile Coach
Freddie Mac
Sarah Schott
Sarah Schott
Former Chief Compliance Officer and Vice President
Northwestern Mutual
Reka Mishra
Reka Mishra
Managing Director, Transformation Office
SVB Financial Group
Brian Williams
Brian Williams
Senior Vice President Continuous Improvement and Shared Services
Voya Financial
Anne Ponton
Anne Ponton
Head of Operations Project Team
Société Générale
Beth O'Connor
Beth O'Connor
Director Process Excellence
Visa
Elke Hollmann
Elke Hollmann
Head of Global Process Development
Stratec SE
Terry Barnhart
Terry Barnhart
Head of Process and Cultural Excellence
Sandoz
Mohamed Saleh
Mohamed Saleh
Former Lean Director, Hartford Healthcare; Principal
Vizibility LLC
Eric Pope
Eric Pope
Vice President Operations
US Synthetic
Jim Hinderks
Jim Hinderks
Global Continuous Improvement
Hertz
Brian Kedzior
Brian Kedzior
Senior Director, Organizational Development and Change Management
Former Walgreens
Jasmine Yamasaki
Jasmine Yamasaki
Senior Change Manager, Enterprise Process Excellence
Intel Corporation
Yr Gunnarsdottir
Yr Gunnarsdottir
Operational Excellence/Continuous Improvement Deployment Lead
Shell International
Mary Sanders Ph.D.
Mary Sanders Ph.D.
Visiting Professor
DeVry University
Ed Jervis
Ed Jervis
Head of Global LGBT+ Network
Serco
Angie Fearn
Angie Fearn
Senior Vice President, Head of Talent Acquisition
TD Bank
Matthew Morgan
Matthew Morgan
North American Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
Savills
Tracey Bessellieu
Tracey Bessellieu
Interim Head of Human Resources
Savills
Donna Handley
Donna Handley
President of our East Region (Backus and Windham Hospital), Senior Vice President
Hartford Healthcare
Richard Jeffery
Richard Jeffery
Chief Executive Officer
ActiveOps
Gary Pilacinski
Gary Pilacinski
Senior Director, Business Process Improvement Engineering, Managed Care Services
L.A. Care Health Plan
Lindsay Martin
Lindsay Martin
Business Process Consultant
Commerce Bank
Shane Wentz
Shane Wentz
Former Director, Continuous Improvement
Radial
Eileen Boster
Eileen Boster
Assistant Vice President
Commerce Bank
Joshua Beaudry
Joshua Beaudry
Chief Executive Officer
LPSTK
Patrick Counihan
Patrick Counihan
Business Transformation & Operational Excellence Leader
Intel
Paul Critchley
Paul Critchley
President
New England Lean Consulting
Joe Crady
Joe Crady
Chief of Training for Improvement and Innovation
US Air Force
Rob Stewart
Rob Stewart
President
OpusWorks
Ravi Rao
Ravi Rao
Top 20 Emotional Intelligence Expert
Author of "Emotional Business"
Eleazar Acosta
Eleazar Acosta
Vice President, Director of Workforce Planning and Quality Control
Fifth Third Bank
Jennifer Hurst
Jennifer Hurst
Former Global Performance Excellence Leader
Nielsen
Sachin Ahuja
Sachin Ahuja
Senior Program Manager
Telus Communications

Speakers on Innovation & Business Agility


Samantha Bureau-Johnson
Samantha Bureau-Johnson
Vice President, Business Process Solutions & PMO
BlueCross BlueShield of NC
Ashu Malviya
Ashu Malviya
Vice President, Global Transformation Office
American Express
Mimi Brooks
Mimi Brooks
Chief Executive Officer
Logical Design Solutions
David Marlow
David Marlow
Director of Transformation & Innovation
Northwestern Mutual
Ricardo Badillo
Ricardo Badillo
Director, Business Process Management and Automation
Western Union
Joe Jordan
Joe Jordan
Director of Operational Excellence
Edward Jones
Susan Marricone
Susan Marricone
PMO Director, Business Agility and DevOps Transformation
Honeywell
Uzair Rashid
Uzair Rashid
Healthcare Strategy & Innovation
Fortune 10 Healthcare Innovations Company
Deena John
Deena John
Senior Director Innovation
McDonald's
Candace Kelley
Candace Kelley
Director - Technology, Enterprise Agile Transformation
AT&T
Dr. Cindy Young
Dr. Cindy Young
Systems Engineer
Leidos
Monica Stitt
Monica Stitt
Former Director Strategy, Planning and Program Operations
Amway
Susan Reed
Susan Reed
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
EdgeDweller
Gerald Lackey
Gerald Lackey
Vice President, Business Optimization & Agility
GAF
Mehul Mehta
Mehul Mehta
Director, Business Optimization & Agility
GAF
Stephane Deblock
Stephane Deblock
Director, Business Process Management
Kaiser Permanente
Gabriel Millien
Gabriel Millien
Head of Lean Business Transformation and Acceleration
Nestle Purina North America
Tim McCracken
Tim McCracken
General Manager, Americas
iObeya
Jenn Orzell
Jenn Orzell
Head of Workplace Transformation
MassMutual
Dillon Mahipala
Dillon Mahipala
Leader, Quality & Process Excellence
Ericsson
Patrick Petitti
Patrick Petitti
Co-founder and CEO
Catalant Technologies

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Karen Tilstra
Karen Tilstra
Co-Founder
Florida Hospital Innovation Lab