Kumar Krishnamurthy is a leading practitioner in IT strategies for Strategy&, PwC’s strategy consulting group. He is a principal with PwC U.S., based in Chicago. Kumar has led a number of high impact engagements at a number of global enterprises across multiple IT dimensions — including business intelligence, technology strategy, and operating model design.
His recent engagements include:
- Defining the IT agenda for the renewal of supply chain function (post-manufacturing) at global auto manufacturer
- Directed efforts within the North American operation of a major automotive OEM to improve the effectiveness of its infrastructure organization
- Led efforts within a major transportation company to identify opportunities for accelerating delivery of new feature functionality in its customer-facing software
Prior to joining Strategy& in September 2004, Kumar worked at Ford Motor Company, where he held several managerial positions and was involved in large scale process re-engineering and technology initiatives.
He holds an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering, a Master of Science in Management Information Systems, and an MBA from the University of Chicago.