Mariesa Coughanour

Mariesa Coughanour is the Head of Advisory for the Automation Practice at Cognizant. She leads a team that advises
customers to realize the business value of automation with the right strategies, methodologies and
technologies, with a focus on accelerating and scale.

Previously, Mariesa was the Operations and IT Leader for Movable Ink, a NYC startup. Before that she
spent several years at GE, working across multiple businesses and domains, including establishing the
global operations analytics program and automation center of excellence. She is a graduate of GE’s Operations
Leadership Program and Corporate Audit Staff.

Mariesa holds a bachelor's and master’s of science in industrial engineering from the University of Miami. She can be reached at 

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