Anthony A. Thomas


Anthony Thomas (Tony) is the Chief Information Officer (CIO) for Nissan Motor Corporation.

Thomas is the former Group Chief Information Officer (CIO) for GE Global. In this role, Thomas worked closely with GE business partners across all regions and developed and strategied their local in- region requirements into scalable in-market solutions that supported Global Technology strategy. He was instrumental in driving GE’s digital transformation and global shared services vision.

Prior to joining GE, Thomas worked at Vodafone, Citigroup, Ernst & Young, etc., among other leading organizations, He held leadership roles in Management Consulting, Information Technology, and Business Operations; and he made many significant contributions to Information Technology.

Thomas is recognized as a luminary in his field of leadership, technology and innovation, and a recipient of many industry honors and awards including CIO Power List, LinkedIn Power Profiles, CIO 100 Hall of Fame, etc.

He is an active member in the startup ecosystem as a founding member of CIO Angel Network (CAN), and a member of Indian Angel Network (IAN). He has been a core member of Reserve Bank of India’s Technical Committee on Mobile Banking; core member of CII National Committee on IT, ITeS & eCommerce; ASSOCHAM National Council on IT/ ITeS; and Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI), among others.