Vijay Raghavan is executive vice president and chief technology officer for the Risk and Business Analytics division of RELX Group, which includes LexisNexis Risk Solutions and Reed Business Information (RBI). In this position, he is responsible for software development, R&D, information systems, security and data center operations. Having spent almost 30 years in Information Technology, Raghavan has extensive experience in the management of diverse technology functions, with oversight of the full software development lifecycle and support functions for high-availability applications which are powered by high-performance supercomputing platforms.
Previously, Raghavan served as vice president, Insurance Technology, LexisNexis, where he was responsible for all aspects of application development and maintenance for the insurance products.
Prior to joining LexisNexis Risk Solutions, Raghavan held senior executive positions at Paragon Solutions, where he was chief technology officer; and at McKesson, a Fortune 15 company, where he was vice president, Product Development within the Imaging Solutions Group.
Raghavan holds a B.E. in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from the Birla Institute of Technology and Science, and completed an Advanced Executive Education Program in Management, Innovation and Technology at MIT's Sloan School of Management.