Armughan Ahmad is a President & Managing Partner, Digital at KPMG. He leads the firm’s digital transformation solutions go to market serving large enterprise, commercial and public sector clients. KPMG is bridging the consulting services with mainstream and exponential technologies to deliver business function level customer experiences. Before joining KPMG, he served as the Senior Vice President & General Manager at Dell Technologies, where he led the company’s Global Cloud, Solutions and Alliances organization with a team of engineering, sales, marketing and customer success organization across North American, European and Asian markets. Before Dell Tech, he held executive positions at Hewlett Packard, Huawei 3Com and other technology firms.

Armughan serves on the advisory board of Future Skills Center and Queens University’s AI and Analytics board. He is a passionate promoter of girls’ STEAM education, mental health awareness and homelessness resettlement programs.

Innovating to Thrive
Thursday, October 15 – 8:35 AM - 9:25 AM
Many of the digital trends that were in place before COVID-19 have now accelerated. Companies have stepped up their adoption of exponential technologies as the pandemic has marked the tipping point from the physical to the digital economy. In past recessions, companies that maintained a focus on innovation thrived as they led the pack bringing us innovations like the iPhone, Uber and Airbnb. Armughan will speak to these trends and how companies, and Canada can focus on innovation to thrive after the pandemic.