Usha Nandigala has an extensive background in hi-tech and Auto Industry. She joined Amazon recently coming from Auto Industry, in the role of Solutions Architecture Lead for Global accounts supporting hi-tech industries. In her current role, she helps hi-tech enterprise customers in leveraging cloud products and services to drive innovation and agility in their organization. Prior to the current role, she served as a technologist and global product manager at General Motors.
Over the years, Usha has led several technical teams in envisioning strategy, product roadmaps and delivering technology driven transformational business capabilities to market. Leading by example and by establishing a startup within the corporation, she has coached and mentored teams to Intrapreneurship. She led several global initiatives from strategy to execution, generating millions in business value. Her recent technology-driven innovations, driving new business capabilities and models are in immersive technologies-VR/AR, AI/ML, and Mobile platforms.
Usha holds a Bachelor degree in Electronics and Telecommunications, Diploma in Automotive technologies, Masters in Computer Science, and an MBA in business strategy from Kelly School of Business- Indiana University.
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