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Praniti Lakhwara
Chief Information Officer, Conga

Praniti Lakhwara is Chief Information Officer of Conga, where she is responsible for IT solutions and the company’s internal security program. She is driving a comprehensive strategy that will help scale the company rapidly, build a world class IT organization, deliver innovative solutions globally, and create a secure robust infrastructure for customers.

Prior to Conga, Praniti was the VP of IT at Nimble Storage, running the teams responsible for infrastructure, applications, security, and data platforms. Under her leadership, the Nimble IT team repositioned the IT strategy, revitalized their brand, established a “Customer 0” program, and executed a roadmap that doubled from prior years. Praniti has also held senior roles at Guidewire Software and Align Technology. As a result of her work, she was named the Bay Area CIO of the Year in 2017 by Silicon Valley Business Journal and the San Francisco Business Times. 

Praniti holds a BS in Aeronautical Engineering from Arizona State University.