Aps Chikhalikar

Chief Strategy Officer, APJ / ServiceNow

Aps Chikhalikar is an experienced Technology Executive with over 15 years experience in large MNCs.

He joined ServiceNow in April 2016 as the Chief Strategy Officer for APJ.  In this newly created regional role, he will focus on driving strong business outcomes and technology partnerships, establishing and reviewing key strategic priorities and partnering with institutional leadership, special committees, and consultants to support execution of key initiatives.

The role is also responsible for communicating and implementing company's IT strategy internally and externally so that all employees, partners, suppliers, and contractors understand the company-wide strategic plan and how it carries out the company's overall goals, and  driving decision-making that creates medium- and long-term improvement

Aps spent the last eight years at Optus Singtel, where he  achieved significant efficiency, revenue, customer and employee outcomes for the business; and worked in the roles of Director of IT for the last four years and various transformation portfolio lead roles prior to that.