Madhavan Satagopan

EVP & Advisor,

Madhavan Satagopan is executive vice president and head of non-linear business strategies for Virtusa. In this role, Madhavan is responsible for augmenting the company’s go-to-market approach with non-linear capabilities – focusing on solution & IP-led assets, transforming delivery & workforce models and strengthening capabilities with partner & start-up ecosystem.

In his 24+ years of global and cross-domain industry experience with organizations like Virtusa, Altimetrik, Wipro, Covansys, Lehman Brothers and others, Madhavan has established specialist groups comprised of solution incubators, subject matter experts, domain and business process consultants, enterprise and solution architects and tech communities, leading them to become value realization partners and technocrats with wide recognition in the industry. Madhavan has also established innovation ecosystems of solution partners, customers and academia and has led efforts contributing to 20+ patentable techniques and publications in research and technology journals.

An alumnus of BITS Pilani, Madhavan is an ardent evangelist of technology’s ability to transform businesses and touch lives. Madhavan uses his eye for effecting change in social and behavioral patterns through his position on the Engineering Research & Development (ER&D) council of NASSCOM, which is responsible for adoption and acceleration of innovation in India.

Madhavan has also been part of the prestigious Forbes Technology Council, Penn State University’s Enterprise Architecture Advisory Council and other Industry councils with several editorial and research contributions.