Currently, Karaboutis is Group Chief Information and Digital Officer at National Grid where she leads the development of a group-wide digital strategy, digital security and risk, information systems and services, and overall security
FREMONT, CA: Aspen Technology, a global leader in asset optimization software, announced that Adriana Karaboutis would join the company’s board of directors in July 2020.
Currently, Karaboutis is Group Chief Information and Digital Officer at National Grid where she leads the development of a group-wide digital strategy, digital security and risk, information systems and services, and overall security. In her career, Karaboutis has led digital transformation for several global brands, including Biogen, General Motors Corporation, Dell, and Ford Motor Company. As EVP Technology, Business Solutions and Corporate Affairs at Biogen, she introduced leading digital partners to build abilities that deliver value across drug discovery, development and delivery processes through core information technology strategy.
Before Biogen, Karaboutis was instrumental in developing a culture of innovation and continuous business process improvement at Dell as Vice President and Global CIO. Karaboutis is experienced in computer-integrated manufacturing and supply chain management having held international senior leadership roles at General Motors and Ford. For over 20 years, Karaboutis has concentrated on innovating with technology to drive business transformation in complex manufacturing and process industries.
“This is an exciting time for established process industries to embrace the real value of digital transformation and turn it into a competitive advantage. I am honored to be joining the board of directors of Aspen Technology. AspenTech understands the complexities and parameters of these industries and has an impressive portfolio of software solutions purpose-built for their environments. I look forward to supporting AspenTech as it applies its decades of experience to deliver the advanced AI capabilities that will drive tomorrow’s industry,” added Adriana Karaboutis.
“We look forward to welcoming Adriana Karaboutis to the Aspen Technology board of directors, where her deep understanding of complex process industries and experience of leveraging technology to drive business transformation will complement and enhance the strategic value delivered by our board,” commented Antonio Pietri, President, CEO and board member at Aspen Technology. “Adriana has a strong track record driving innovation in customer engagement and business operations that will bring valuable expertise to our board.”