Archana Deskus

Chief Information Officer

Archana (Archie) Deskus is Senior Vice President and the Chief Information Officer (CIO) for Hewlett Packard Enterprise. In this role, Archie is responsible for every facet of HPE’s IT infrastructure and technology resources, working very closely with HPE businesses to achieve the company’s strategic goals. Additionally, she oversees NextGen IT, a nine-quarter IT transformation that will completely revamp HPE's internal IT systems.

Prior to joining HPE, Archie was the CIO at Baker Hughes where she transformed their IT organisation into a strategic business partner while delivering operational performance and business value through successful execution of their strategic initiatives. Before Baker Hughes, Archie held CIO roles at Ingersoll-Rand, Timex Corporation and United Technologies Corporation.

Archie holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Management Information Systems from Boston University and a Master of Business Administration from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.