Ganesh Kumar Bukka

Vice President & Global Head Industry 4.0 & IoT

As the VP and P&L leader for Hitachi’s Digital Services Industry 4.0 business, Ganesh, with over 25 years of deep industry experience, is spearheading an industry-leading practice in Industry 4.0 and IoT that encompasses diverse industry domains and technologies in both process and discrete manufacturing.

Before joining Hitachi, Ganesh served as Wipro’s global head of Industry 4.0, where he successfully developed it into an industry-leading practice. He boasts extensive experience in operational transformation, global supply chains, and private equity transformation spanning the entire business value chain, from concept to market launch.

His expertise encompasses digital transformation, process transformation, smart manufacturing, IoT, and asset performance management. Furthermore, he holds the esteemed titles of Six Sigma Master Black Belt & Reliability Expert from GE. Additionally, Ganesh is a Certified Level II Sustainability professional and a graduate of Birla Institute of Technology and Science Pilani with a degree in Mechanical Engineering.