As a General Manager of Digital Development at Shell, Poornima is accountable for Delivery Excellence of Digitalisation, where competitive and Innovative systems that make an impact on Shell businesses are developed and deployed.
A dynamic leader with around 21+ years of global experience in R & D, building technology organizations, developing New Products for global customers, executing large projects & Project Outsourcing with accomplished experience and resourceful insight in Information technology. She has a Master in Software Engineering, from Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, USA. She is a true believer and follower of Agile lean principles.
Poornima identifies herself as a champion of women in technology. She has a keen interest in innovation, exploring latest technology in wearables, IoT, Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality, Mobile. She gets young students to do internship from colleges, trains them to explore these technologies through the development of PoC to solve business problems.