Sushma is currently the Vice President at MetLife, a Fortune 50 global insurer, where she is driving the transformation of a $2.2B Disability Business. Since joining MetLife in 2003, Sushma held numerous technology leadership positions across several high-visibility organizations. Prior to joining MetLife, she was a management consultant in financial services at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). She has more than 20 years of experience across the Financial Services industry as well as in consulting. A technologist, known for being a change catalyst with a growth mindset, Sushma had the opportunity to successfully drive large scale transformations and turn arounds throughout her career journey. Sushma has a Bachelor of Technology degree in Chemical Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Warangal, India. She is an advocate of Neuro Diversity and is passionate about advancing women in tech and girls in STEM.

Sushma Punuru
Vice President, Head of Technology & Digital (CIO) US Group Product