Anosh Thakkar shares his thoughts on the digital transformation journey underway at Philips and offers advice to other manufacturers on the same path.
Chief Technology Officer, Vice President, Philips
Anosh Thakkar is the Chief Technology Officer for Philips. He has led Philips through a large Digital transformation that was coupled with Philips' “Accelerate” Business transformation. Anosh has been with Philips for 8 years, first as head of head of IT operations and in thelast 4 years as the Vice President of Architecture, Innovation and Portfolio Management. As the CTO of Philips, he is responsible for revamping the entire legacy landscape and replace it with 10 core digital-platforms over a course of 5 years. Prior to joining Philips, Anosh worked in various Global 500 companies in leadership positions within Supply Chain and IT. A Chemical Engineer and MBA by education, Anosh has lived in 7 countries spanning Europe, Asia and North America - he now lives in Amsterdam. Connect with Anosh at: linkedin.com/in/anosh