Today we are talking to Archana, the CTO at Workday. And we discuss the evolution of the CTO role, specific steps to advance your career, and why skills are becoming the new currency in the workplace.
All of this right here, right now, on the Modern CTO Podcast!
Archana Ramamoorthy is the Chief Technology Officer, North America, at Workday. Since joining Workday in 2013, she’s led strategy, design, and development for the company’s portfolio of cybersecurity products, while also helping define the technology innovation path for Workday’s key customers. In her current role, Archana focuses on helping customers and prospects get the most value out of Workday through industry engagements and driving digital transformation strategy with customers, and by being the liaison between prospects, product, and technology teams. She leads key initiatives to further Workday’s technology mission, including defining the company’s adoption of emerging standards and practices.
Prior to joining Workday, Archana held product and engineering roles building hardware and software products for companies like AT&T, Triangle Biosystems, and Deutsche Bank.
Archana received a Master’s degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Duke University and a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from SRM University in India.
Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance, HR, and planning. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world’s largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Organizations ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises have selected Workday.