Vijay is a transformational leader with over 25 years of executive and technology leadership experience in variety of sectors including utilities, state and local government, IT services, and manufacturing. He has executives and IT teams through effective strategic planning processes to develop vision, strategy, and execution plans. He has effectively led compliance initiates for NERC cyber security, PCI, HIPPA, FISMA, and IRS. He brings a deep experience for security and controls standards including NIST, COBIT and ITIL to operationalize security and control.
Vijay led the IT division for the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts. During his tenure the team implemented agency wide IT strategic plan; developed IT governance framework over complex agency; drove security and compliance strategy and initiatives. He also led the strategy for statewide ERP and state government level open data initiatives. Vijay also served as the CIO of LCRA, leading the IT and Telecommunications division for the regional water and energy public utility. He implemented organization wide business and IT strategy; governance and roadmap planning. He also lead the end-to-end assessment and roadmap for IT maturity leveraging ITIL.