ASHOK CHENNURU, VICE PRESIDENT, CHIEF DATA AND ANALYTICS OFFICER, ANTHEM
Ashok Chennuru serves as a Chief Data and Analytics Officer for Anthem, leading enterprise data management, data quality, data governance, and enterprise analytics applications with focus on delivering action-oriented insights supporting all lines of business. In his role, Ashok works with key business and technology leaders in the development and execution of the data- and analytics-driven enterprise, “Digital/AI first” strategy. He also oversees Anthem’s health information technology strategy, the execution of the longitudinal patient record, enterprise clinical data acquisition, provider data strategy, and clinical interoperability initiatives.
Prior to joining Anthem, Ashok led the Information Business Intelligence team at Liberty Mutual and focused on delivering analytics to key business areas such as actuarial and finance. Before Liberty Mutual, he worked at software giants SAP and Oracle as a software development engineer focused on analytics products.
Ashok holds a master’s degree in computer science from the University of Missouri and a bachelor’s degree in computer science and engineering from Madurai University in India.