Praniti Lakhwara is currently CIO at Zscaler. Prior to Zscaler, Praniti was Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Conga. At Conga, she was responsible for IT solutions and the company’s internal security program. Before that, Praniti was the VP of IT at Nimble Storage, running the teams responsible for infrastructure, applications, security, and data platforms. Praniti has also held senior roles at Guidewire Software and Align Technology.
As a result of her work, she has been named the Bay Area CIO of the Year in 2017 by Silicon Valley Business Journal and the San Francisco Business Times.
Praniti holds a BS in Aeronautical Engineering from Arizona State University.