Aparna Suresh - The 7 Secrets of Successful Transformations: What Really Works & What Doesn’t!
The only constant in our post-pandemic world is change. Discover the secrets of leading and executing organizational transformations, and how you can prepare and position yourself to become a ‘change agent’ and ride the transformation wave.
Learn how to spot an incoming transformation wave
Discover what it takes to guide and ride a transformation wave
Learn and leverage the underlying truth at the heart of all successful transformations
If you’re a leader, manager or business analyst dealing with rapid change, you need to evolve into a change agent with experiential knowledge of what works, and even more crucially what doesn’t work, so that you can not only survive, but thrive driving your organizational transformation.
Aparna Suresh is a transformation leader with over 18 years of experience in leading change, managing products, and delivering value at Fortune 500 companies, including First American, Experian, GE Healthcare and Motorola.
She is currently the Lean Enterprise Agility Program Director at First American Trust, where she leads the agile office to transform and scale agility across the enterprise, enabling her organization to effectively adapt to change, align strategy to execution, and enhance value delivery. She was a critical contributor to First American’s digital cloud transformation, where she orchestrated the cross-functional playbooks and frameworks, which enabled the migration of hundreds of applications to the cloud. Her innovative experience as a lean-agile product coach at First American’s dojo included leading value-stream mapping workshops to determine value-driven solutions to critical enterprise problems and coaching teams to become agile product teams.
Aparna has a Master’s in Engineering and Computer/Information Sciences from University of Reading, England, and a Master’s in Organizational Leadership from Gonzaga University. She holds various certifications including PMP®, CBAP®, CSM®, CSPO®, and multiple SAFe® certifications, which enable her to effectively bridge technical and business worlds.
A fun fact about Aparna is that she’s a die-hard mystery and sci-fi fan, who’s looking forward to the day when her other car is a Tardis!