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Head of cloud & innovation

Chicago, Illinois, United States
August 29, 2018

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Rohit Agrawal

IT executive

+1-630-***-**** (M)

Bartlett, IL (Chicago)

Strategic IT executive and champion for change – with reputation for leading through ambiguity and maximizing cutting-edge technologies; proponent of disruptive innovation.

Growth-focused high-tech management leader with entrepreneurial mindset and established track record in driving critical initiatives to closure in challenging environments for over 10 years.

Ambitious IT leader creating strategic alliances with organization leaders to effectively align with and support key business initiatives.


Head of Cloud & Innovation

Siemens Healthineers, Chicago, 2006–Present

Change agent driving modernization & migration of IT applications & infrastructure portfolio and enabling business lines to develop new services for external customers with power of cloud.

Joined as individual contributor, promoted rapidly through a series of increasingly responsible positions based on strong technical, analytical, problem solving, and team leadership performance.

Manage cloudification strategy, roadmap & portfolio

Established CoE with global service design, transition & operational responsibilities in 4 countries - USA, Germany, India & Slovakia (Ramped up from 2 to 20 people in <1 year).

Started cloud program for data center infrastructure consolidation & migration in Japan, USA, Germany, China & India

Organizational cloud competence ramp-up with cloud computing and role-based learning paths for AWS & Azure know-how

Service type shift for non-core IT services to free up internal capacity for future core IT services portfolio – enable IT to participate in AI, Machine learning, Big data, cloud, bots etc.

Integration of new mergers & acquisitions into IT (3+ new companies integrated).

Management of PLM applications portfolio for internal business lines R&D organizations in India, USA, Germany & China (2007-2012)

Architected & developed many apps using .Net, Java, SQL & many more (2006-2007).


IT innovation & digitalization

IT management & strategy

Global & intercultural organizational leadership

Change management

Technology evangelism

New technology incubation & adoption

Data center consolidation & modernization

Portfolio & project management

IT operations & service management

Product Lifecycle Management

Solutions ROI & Business cases

Risk & Budget management


100+ new projects globally

>30% reduction in IT run costs

900+ employees upskilling for new technologies

2M+ cloud adoption growth in < 2 years

Confident, dedicated technology leader with career long record of promotion, stakeholder satisfaction & strategic insight.

Leadership adaptability to rapid changes in requirements.

Building teams from ground zero to high performing teams.


Masters of Science in Computer Science,

Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL, USA.

ITIL Expert v3 & PMP

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