|Chief Innovation Officer,
Gandeephan is the Chief Innovation Officer at GE Canada. He is based out of GE’s Customer Innovation Center in Calgary Alberta. Gandeephan and his team are focused on solving industry level challenges using digital solutions. The Center collaborates very closely with industrial customers while leveraging GE’s global store of technology solutions along with technology provided by local small and medium sized enterprises. To further foster the innovation ecosystem, the GE Customer Innovation Center also houses a business accelerator (Zone Startup Calgary) that helps technology startups navigate the commercialization stage in their growth journey. Gandeephan leads a team of domain experts, software engineers, data scientists and programmers to execute GE Canada’s digital industrial innovation agenda.
Gandeephan holds a Master of Business Administration from The University of Toronto, a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from The University of Waterloo. He is a Professional Engineer with 18 years of experience in Manufacturing, Innovation and Product Launches.