CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER
Praniti Lakhwara joined Apttus in May 2017. She is responsible for Information technology solutions and the company’s internal security program, driving a comprehensive strategy for information technology that will help scale the company rapidly, build a world class IT organization, deliver innovative solutions globally, and create a secure robust infrastructure for our customers.
Praniti has a proven track record of helping to build “best in class” execution focused IT teams that provide business value through process optimization and automation. Prior to Apttus, Praniti was the VP of IT at Nimble Storage where she was responsible for Infrastructure, Applications, Security and Data Platforms. Under Praniti’s leadership, the Nimble IT team repositioned the IT strategy, revitalized their brand within Nimble, established a “Customer 0” program and executed a roadmap that doubled from prior years. Prior to Nimble, Praniti was at Guidewire software as the Sr. Director of Applications and Client Services. She spent 11 years at Align Technology (makers of Invisalign) and had the opportunity to work in multiple teams and roles. Praniti was awarded the Bay Area CIO of the year in 2017 by Silicon Valley Business Journal and San Francisco Business Times.
Praniti holds a B.S. degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Arizona State University.