Tech Transformation Should Deliver on Business PrioritiesSandeep Sen of Linde PLC Recommends Simple Yet Agile Transformation Strategy
Linde PLC, the world's largest industrial gas company with revenue exceeding $30 billion and a workforce of 70,000 employees, aligns its technology strategy with its distributed business model. At the heart of Linde's technology transformation lies the principle of simplicity.
Sandeep Sen, group CIO, outlines the technology transformation strategy in three crucial steps:
- Ensuring that applications are designed and deployed to align with business priorities;
- Establishing a standardized technology infrastructure across all locations;
- Implementing a robust cybersecurity strategy to govern digital transformation initiatives.
Sen asserts that by getting applications, infrastructure and security right, organizations lay a solid foundation for building a resilient digital organization.
In a video interview with Information Security Media Group, Sen discusses:
- Key steps for a successful technology transformation;
- The significance of cybersecurity in a digital business environment;
- The emergence of generative AI as a value creator.
Having commenced his professional journey as an article clerk at a chartered accountancy firm, Sen has accumulated over 30 years of experience, including 12 years with Linde PLC. Throughout his career, he has garnered extensive expertise across various functions and industries.