Vishwanath Bannur is the Vice President – IT and CISO at Impelsys and is responsible for global IT Strategies, Operations and Security. He closely works with stakeholders to develop and deliver IT strategies to support both internal, external and compliance objectives. With 30 years of rich industry experience, Vishwanath has played several global leadership roles covering ERP, IT Infrastructure, Cloud and Security strategies for global organizations. He has rich experience in developing and implementing integrated ERP solutions for Finance, HR, Supply Chain & Manufacturing functions. He has led global IT Infrastructure strategies and operations covering Datacentres, Servers & Platforms, Networks, IT Security & Unified Communication. With his cross functional experience, he has led multiple systems integration initiatives of acquired organizations globally. He has built and led large global teams and has in-depth experience in Program Management, Operations Management, Change Management, Vendor Management, Business Process Management & IT Governance.