Sateesh Kumar Challa is an accomplished leader with 19 years of experience in digital transformation. As the Head of the Digital Transformation Office at Societe Generale, Sateesh is responsible for leading the company's efforts to drive innovation and digital change across the Risk & Compliance organization. Throughout his career, Sateesh has successfully led cross-functional teams, developed and executed digital transformation strategies, and delivered successful projects that have transformed organizations. Sateesh has extensive experience in digital transformation, with expertise in emerging technologies, Digital strategy, model development life cycle, software development life cycle, data modeling, governance, and operational efficiency. Before joining Societe Generale, Sateesh held leadership positions in several organizations where they contributed significantly to their digital transformation initiatives. Sateesh is a well-known thought leader in the industry, focused on practical insights and actionable advice. He has spoken at numerous industry events and conferences on digital transformation, AI/ML, Data, emerging technologies, and innovation topics. Sateesh volunteers to support various causes on economic empowerment and the environment. He holds an Executive MBA, a Master of Computer Applications degree, and a Project Management Certification.