Lakshmi Ashok is vice president of enterprise management at Leidos. In this role, she spearheads the company’s development of innovative capabilities for enterprise management. Prior to Leidos, Ashok worked at SAIC as the VP for Digital transformation. She led the strategy and implementation of digital transformation for the federal government. Under her direction, the digital practices developed innovative products for digital transformation, provide consultancy, deliver disruptive technology, and support all-around business capture. Ashok is a thought leader advocating enhanced customer missions through innovative technology and is an evangelist for digital transformation. Ashok earned a bachelor’s degree in electronics and communication engineering from the University of Mysore and a master’s degree in aeronautical systems engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology. She holds several certifications in the cloud and technology fields.