Ajay Waghray, the CIO of Verizon Wireless since June 1997 has made
winning awards almost a way of life including 2006 CIO 20 Ones to
watch award by the CIO magazine and being named as one of the
Premier 100 IT Leaders 2008 by Computerworld. His most recent accolade is
being named as one of 50 Outstanding Asian Americans in Business by
the Asian American Business Development Center (AABDC).
Waghray obtained his B.E. (Hons) Mechanical Engineering from BITS-Pilani
where he was a student from 1978 to 1983. He also holds an MBA from
the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business and a
master's degree in Computer Science from West Virginia University.