episode 628

CommScope CIO Praveen Jonnala on Driving IT to Co-Create Business Value

Praveen Jonnala is the Chief Information Officer of CommScope, a $9 billion revenue global infrastructure company. He's held that post for a little less than a year, and he's been with the company for a bit more than 13 years and has seen the company more than quadruple in size across his tenure. January 13, 2022

627: In this interview, Praveen discusses the remarkable digital and cultural transformation of the IT organization at CommScope. He shares how he has organized his team at the company and how his diverse experience across various parts of the business has impacted the way he thinks about the value IT can bring. Praveen covers the cultural shift required to bring IT to the center of the business pushing his department to be a driver of revenue, a source of speed and nimbleness while instituting a service-based model. Finally, Praveen looks ahead at the trends in technology that he sees as being drivers of value for IT in the future.

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This episode is sponsored by Zoho.

The World Class IT principles in yellow were the focus of this interview

  • 01 1- People
  • 02 2- Infrastructure
  • 03 3- Project and Portfolio Management
  • 04 4- IT & Business Partnership
  • 05 5- External Partnerships

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