Sreelakshmi Kolli, Align's Senior.Vice President, Information Technology was the winner of 2017 Bay Area CIO of the Year award in the Innovation and Transformation category. The CIO of the Year awards are presented by the Silicon Valley Business Journal and the San Francisco Business Times, which serves to recognize local leaders who deploy IT in innovative ways to make an impact on the business. During Ms. Kolli's tenure, Align's infrastructures and applications have grown to support over 56,000 customers in over one hundred countries and 6,800 employees across the globe, including management of approximately three million data files and 15 terabytes of data per day, enabling the Company to have started over 4.5 million patients in Invisalign treatment to date.
Sreelakshmi Kolli is Senior Vice President, Global Information Technology responsible for defining the technology strategy and development of global consumer, customer and enterprise applications and infrastructure including end user and cloud computing, voice and data networks and storage. Ms. Kolli also leads the global program management office that manages and executes the company’s commercial and enterprise roadmap that includes product portfolio and cross-functional business programs. In addition, she led the company’s global business transformation initiative aimed at delivering platforms and technology to support customer experience and simplified business processes across the company. She joined the company in June 2003 and held positions of increasing responsibility leading business operations and engineering for customer-facing applications during her tenure and was promoted to Vice President, Information Technology (IT) in December 2012. Prior to joining Align Technology, Ms. Kolli held technical lead positions with Sword CT Space and Accenture. She is a member of the Executive Advisory Board at Salesforce.com. Ms. Kolli earned an M.S. degree in Computer Applications at the National Institute of Technology in Trichy, India and is a graduate of the Stanford Executive Program offered by the Stanford Graduate School of Business in California
Align Technology, Inc.(NASDAQ: ALGN), designs, manufactures, and markets the invisalign system, a method for treating the misalignment of teeth. The Company offers a system that corrects the misalignment using a series of clear and removable appliances that move teeth to a desired final position. Align Technology serves customers worldwide.