Sathish is a passionate technologist known for driving enterprise scale transformation by seeding innovation and delivering through high performing and supremely motivated teams. He started his career coding in mainframe assembler, continually learning and reinventing himself to currently leading an organization that deliver digital capabilities for American Express Globally.
Sathish was one of the pioneers of AXP's digital transformation. He led the launch of several unique, industry-first, ground breaking digital products enabling strategic partnerships with foursquare, Facebook, twitter, XBOX, Apple, Samsung, and TripAdvisor. He also led the development and launch of key AXP network platforms such as Card SYNC, Smart Offers, and Tweet to buy leading the American Express journey from payments to commerce. Sathish's team launched the ability for AXP Card Members to Pay with Points in NY city taxicabs, from within the UBER app, at McDonald's restaurants and several online retailers such as BestBuy.
Sathish's experience in several technology leadership positions with American Express, United & Singapore Airlines has led to a diverse functional background in e-commerce, financial services, technology, airline operations, reservations and inventory management. He is credited with several patents in the payments and digital technology space.
Sathish has built a sustained culture of innovation, start up and extreme agility within his organization. He is consistently recognized as an innovative, strategic leader with deep technical expertise, infectious enthusiasm and for the ability to build and motivate high-performing teams!