Vic Bhagat is Senior Vice President and global CIO of Verizon Enterprise. As a member of the Executive Leadership Team, Vic focuses on innovation, product development, and technological systems, helping Verizon Enterprise lead digital acceleration with customer-centered solutions. In addition, his team designs and delivers the next-generation of integrated enterprise communications solutions. His role is to engage customers and business leaders to create and enhance the many new solutions Verizon Enterprise plans to bring to market.
Most recently, Vic was Executive Vice President, Enterprise Business Solutions and Chief Information Officer at EMC Corporation. A 30-year industry veteran, Vic joined EMC in January 2013 to lead EMC’s Information Technology, Global Centers of Excellence, Global Business Services and Indirect Procurement organizations. Vic drove technology, services and support to enable EMC to optimize enterprise end-to-end processes.
With a 20-year tenure at GE, Vic served as CIO for multiple GE organizations including GE Aviation Services, GE Global Growth and Operations, CNBC, GE Corporate, and GE India and Southeast Asia. Along the way, he drove the company’s IT strategies; built a technology center focused on high-end technology and digital solutions; and fueled GE’s global innovation opening numerous Centers of Excellence focused on Big Data, digital analytics and digital strategies.
Vic earned his Bachelor’s degree in Information Management and Marketing from the University of Louisville and a diploma in Physics and Mathematics from Agra University in India.
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