Global CIO

Ramkumar “Ram” Rayapureddy is the chief information officer of Viatris, responsible for the execution of the company’s technology strategy and the alignment of that strategy to both the company’s business strategy and mission.

Ram joined Mylan in 2014 as Head of Global IT Operations, bringing with him more than 30 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, including various leadership positions in business, compliance, automation, and information technology.  He was promoted to chief information officer in 2016 and served in this capacity until the launch of Viatris in 2020.

Ram earned a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Clemson University after graduating from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University in Hyderabad, India.