Meera Krishnamurthy

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Americas Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance Group
Meera Krishnamurthy is Head of Cognizant’s Americas Banking, Financial Services and Insurance group.
Backed by a strong team, Meera helps bring the Cognizant promise of “intuition engineered” to life for hundreds of clients.
Meera has over 28 years of experience in the financial services and insurance industries. She brings clients a thoughtful, innovative, domain-driven view on how technology creates business value, having served in a variety of sales, delivery, account management, and executive leadership roles. She is known in the industry for building high-performance teams that deliver on their promises to clients.
Meera is a founding member of the board of directors of the Cognizant U.S. Foundation and is actively involved in a variety of Cognizant outreach and diversity programs. She is the regional leader of Cognizant’s Women Empowered business resource group in Connecticut and regularly champions the cause of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) initiatives in the greater Hartford area, where she speaks and participates in several outreach events.
Meera earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Madras with a specialization in computer science and mathematics. She lives in Connecticut, where she and her husband enjoy cooking and entertaining family and friends.


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