TECH Talks: featuring Chandra Gundlapalli

How do you build a team that impacts global business? What is success? How you think, strategize and influence your team can mean the difference between success and failure.  

In this week's TECH Talks, host Danny Cohen, VP at Computer Futures, interviews Chandra Gundlapalli, Global VP at Unisys. Chandra is well-known for his ability to create 'frictionless' business processes and building teams that have a lasting impact. 

TECH Talks was created out of the need for deep conversations that spotlight the voices of today’s technology leaders and experts. Our mission is to bring skilled people together. By sharing these exclusive interviews with business owners, technology experts and executive leaders, we hope to help you navigate the fast-paced challenges happening in the market.

Chandra is a hands-on senior technology executive with 20+ years of proven digital transformation expertise. He’s a trusted partner with a passion for driving business value through application modernization, delivery excellence and high performing global (USC, LATAM, EMEA, and APAC) TEAM of TEAMS Operating Model.

A few examples of his achievements include:

✔ Scaled Agile processes by turning around the most admired Fortune 500 in & <6 mo. with >20% speed to market increase.

✔ Built innovative products like a hands-free electricity Alexa app for a major energy company, &; run whole business in-memory.

✔ Has landed multi-year management consulting deals at Cisco, Cash America, Press Ganey, Cleco, and Lehigh Hanson.

✔ Strategic renegotiation of vendor management that resulted in more than 30% SLA, a $2.6M-$9.5M/y savings, and crowdsourcing.

✔ Is a volunteer for “Support Our Soldiers” executive sponsor, United Way and National Multiple Sclerosis.

✔ Part of the governing body and keynote speaker for the Schwab DFW Council, Evanta (Gartner) &amp; CDM Media advisory boards.

Learn the secrets to creating powerful processes, teams and the mindset it takes to build success and succession and ultimately leave a powerful legacy that inspires others.

Watch the full episode below. Enjoy!



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