Former Southern Co. Chief Information Officer (CIO) Becky Blalock will use her decades-long information technology experience to support the Mahindra Satyam’s strategic expansion into the U.S. energy and utility market to strengthen client relationships and build strategic accounts. Blalock will join the company’s information technology steering committee to catalyze business expansion and create deeper customer relationships within the U.S.
Blalock’s career has spanned more than 30 years and has included leadership roles at Southern Co. and Georgia Power. As senior vice president and CIO of Southern Co., Blalock directed information technology strategy and operations across 120,000 square miles and nine subsidiaries and led 1,400 employees and contractors.
“We look forward to benefiting from her experience and leadership in the utility and information technology industries,” said CP Gurnani, Mahindra Satyam CEO. “Becky is uniquely qualified to help us continue to excel in fostering innovation and delivering service excellence to our customers.”