Global Vice President & Chief Informaton Officer
McDermott International, Ltd
CIO Award Finalist 2022
Planning for the Unknown Unknowns, how do enterprises respond to paradigm shifts? (2022)
Vagesh Dave is the Global Vice President & Chief Information Officer for McDermott. He is an IT executive focused on driving technology-based innovation over 25 years. He is a visionary, results oriented with extensive experience in transforming IT organizations. Mr. Dave has built and lead high performing global teams to lead digital & business transformation at McDermott and other leading organizations. Vagesh has previously worked for General Electric, IBM, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Deloitte PricewaterhouseCoopers, and RadioShack in various roles. He is an active supporter of diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives. He is the 2022 winner of the Houston CIO of the Year ORBIE Award and is actively engaged in local community.
Mr. Dave has a B.S. in Computer Science from Texas Wesleyan University, M.S. in Computer Science from The University of Texas at Arlington and an MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.