Sovan Shatpathy | CTO

Sovan Shatpathy, CTO, Amtrak

Sovan Shatpathy is an experienced Technology Executive with over 20 years of People, Process and Technology Management experience leading globally distributed organizations delivering outcome based business value. 

In his current role at Amtrak, Sovan's CTO organization is responsible for Technology Strategy, Innovation, Architectures along with Digital Insights, Services and Experience Engineering groups. Prior to Amtrak Sovan spent a decade at Cisco Systems where he held different leadership roles spanning across Engineering, IT and Operations. Before Cisco, Sovan has worked in senior leadership roles in other Fortune 500 organizations including Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, 3M among others. He has a bachelor’s degree in Electrical & Electronics Engineering and MBA specializing in Management Information Systems.


Rail Festival Day 2 @ 09:45

Shaping the future of rail with digital innovation in North America

  • Delivering real digital transformation at Amtrak: our story so far
  • Diving into some case studies: Understand the impact of digital on our customers & employees
  • Understanding how rail operators can grasp the digital opportunities at their fingertips
last published: 06/Aug/18 10:25 GMT

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