Badhrinath Krishnamoorthy

Badhrinath Krishnamoorthy (Badhri) is a Global Business Leader in Cognizant’s Artificial Intelligence & Analytics business unit. In this role, he drives strategic initiatives, delivers business growth and manages key client and partner relationships.  

Over the years, Badhri developed a 360-degree leadership by playing various roles across the organization, including P&L management, strategy & marketing, business development, delivery, strategic alliances and partnerships. He has also served clients across industries, including technology, communications, media & publishing, education, life sciences, insurance, retail, travel & hospitality.

Under his leadership, Cognizant has attained industry-level recognition by winning prestigious industry awards such as Cloudera Data Impact award, Teradata EPIC awards, Informatica Innovation awards, CIO 100, TDWI, Cognos Excellence Award, and several Partner awards and recognized by various industry analysts.

As a global citizen, Badhri has held leadership roles across different geographies, including the U.S., UK&I and India. He is a regular speaker at industry conferences on various data & AI topics, including data monetization, data governance & applied AI. He can be reached at

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