Venkat Bhamidipati is executive vice president and chief financial officer at McAfee. In this role, Venkat oversees the finance, IT, and security operations strategy and teams that support McAfee’s business worldwide.
Prior to McAfee, Venkat was executive vice president and chief financial officer at Providence, a healthcare company with $25B in annual revenues. Venkat is a technology industry veteran with a strong background in finance, operations, and supply chain management. In his previous role at Providence, he led all finance and most corporate functions, including information technology, growth and corporate development, supply chain, and real estate. During his time at Providence, the company embarked on an expansive process redesign and digital transformation, achieved double-digit EBITDA growth and strengthened the balance sheet significantly.
Venkat also spent 13 years at Microsoft, where he held several executive positions, including, CFO of the Worldwide Enterprise Group, and CFO of the Worldwide Operations and Technology Group as well as Managing Director for Business Development and Growth Strategy. During his time at Microsoft, Venkat was also instrumental in the cloud transformation playing a pivotal leadership role at the time.
Venkat holds an MBA in Finance and Marketing from the Kelly School of Business at Indiana University.