Group Chief Information and Digital Officer
CIO Award Finalist 2014
CIO Award Judge 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
Speaker/Panelist 2022, 2021, 2019, 2014
Accelerated Digital Transformation – Where will we land? (Episode #6) (2021)
Adriana (Andi) Karaboutis is currently Group Chief Information and Digital Officer at National Grid, where she is responsible for the development of the group-wide digital strategy and transformation as well as security and cyber risk. During her career, she has led technology transformation for several global brands including Biogen Inc, Dell Inc, General Motors Corporation and Ford Motor Company. As EVP Technology, Business Solutions and Corporate Affairs at Biogen, she introduced leading digital partners to build capabilities that deliver value across drug discovery, development and delivery processes through core information technology strategy.
Prior to Biogen, Ms. Karaboutis was instrumental in driving a culture of innovation and continuous business process improvement at Dell as Vice President and Global CIO. She brings extensive experience in software engineering, manufacturing and supply chain management having held international senior leadership roles at General Motors and Ford Motor Company. For more than 20 years, she has focused on innovating with technology to drive business transformation in complex manufacturing and process industries.
Ms. Karaboutis holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Wayne State University. In addition to serving as an independent board director for Aspen Technology, Andi serves on the board of Perrigo Company plc. She also served on the boards of Advance Auto Parts, Inc. and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts.
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