Mr. Anantha Sayana is currently VP and Head Digital at Larsen & Toubro.
Anantha has been with L&T since 1995 and has served in different roles beginning with establishing and leading the Information Systems Audit function, then establishing Corporate IT as the apex Technology function for the group and leading it for over 12 years in the process establishing Governance and optimization while implementing many ERPs and other systems, enhancing IT Infrastructure including building data centers. After a stint in the USA with L&T Infotech on a sales excellence assignment, Anantha moved to Chennai to establish and lead Digital at L&T’s Construction in early 2016.
Anantha’s Work in digital is at the intersection of business functions and the usage of a variety of digital technologies like Mobility, Cloud, Internet of Things, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, BIM, Geospatial, LIDAR, Drones, Big Data, Analytics, RFID, BLE, and more in the areas of Design, Asset Management, Project Management Safety, Quality, Productivity, Materials, Planning, Customer Interactions and Employee engagement.
Anantha Sayana has authored technical articles to professional journals, has won many CIO Awards and made many contributions to the profession through voluntary work.
Anantha Sayana has degrees in Physics, Banking, Management and law and he is a certified Information Systems Auditor and certified Internal Auditor. Anantha Sayana has deep interests in Creative writing, Spirituality, Indian Classical Music and Nature.