Dr. Viswanath Krishnan leads IBM’s Industry4.0 portfolio globally for Chemicals, Petroleum and Industrial Products. He also holds the additional role of leading the Chemicals global team.
Dr. Krishnan is a thought leader in the process industry with over 30 years of experience in different domains, as they pertain to manufacturing and supply chain. Having built a career from within the industry operations, he possesses significant hands-on experience both in functional transformation as well as technology-driven innovation. In his career, he has engaged successfully with multiple enterprises of different scale & complexity across different geographies. He has multiple publications in industry journals as well as various presentations in different forums. His current passion is around the definition and effective realization of sustainability initiatives.