Karthi Bala is a Deputy Chief Information Officer (DCIO) for the City of Toronto. In his role as DCIO, Karthi provides leadership for the delivery of flexible and integrated information and communication technology solutions that enable and drive operational and service excellence for Canada’s largest city and sixth largest government.
Karthi is an Information Technology and Telecommunications Executive with 23+ years’ solid global private and public sector experience. He has a proven track record developing and executing strategies that align with corporate objectives, building and leading high performing collaborative teams, and achieving measurable results through trusted partnerships.
Prior to the City of Toronto Karthi was the Chief Information Officer at the City of Brampton and has held various leadership roles in the private sector including Global Operations, Customer Service, and Information Technology.