Laiq Ahmad

Global Head, Digital Platform Engineering & CTO

Laiq Ahmad is responsible for leading software digital platform (Predix for GED, Power Digital Platform for Gen and Grid ) and to drive global digital products vision, strategy and innovation, architecture and engineering, data science and advance analytics, UI & UX teams across the organization. Laiq has extensive experience in leading digital initiatives. Directed large teams and effectively managed large budgets. Demonstrated leadership ability to create a high performance culture while meeting significant innovation, operational challenges head-on. Established track record as a leader & business partner who actively seeks collaboration with staff, peers, and executives to use digital technologies to transform and simplify business processes while delivering bottom line measurable benefit. Passionate about building and motivating teams to utilize technology to drive business results, both top-line and bottom-line with a goal to drive change, either by transforming engineering organizations or by developing digital products and services to transform an industry. Laiq holds a MBA from Bundelkhand University, M.S in Computer Science from Boston University, ALM from Harvard University and Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering and Product Development from MIT.