Satyan Parameswaran, UPS

President, Information Technology

Satyan Parameswaran Biography

Satyan Parameswaran is responsible for all the application technology used in the UPS package centers, hubs, scanning, automation, retail access points, international regulatory compliance, aviation security, automotive, telematics, preload and on-road technology. He is responsible for the technology that helps UPS deliver ~24 million packages every day.

Satyan began his UPS career in 2003 as Lead Application Developer and progressed through a variety of roles to Vice President, in the Information Technology Customer and Billing Group. In this role, Satyan was responsible for billing, revenue management, revenue analytics, profit planning, and the data exchange suite of applications that handle approximately $1.2 billion each week across several countries and business units. He also served on the UPS Architecture Board for solution architecture governance.

In 2019, Satyan was named Vice President, Preload and On-Road Package Operations Technologies, followed by a promotion to President, I.T. Operations Technology (OPT) Solutions Delivery Group (SDG) in June 2019. In this role, he is responsible for UPS's industry-leading portfolio of operations and automation technologies, which enable the processing, sorting and delivery of millions of packages daily worldwide. He is also responsible for leading work with the industry recognized ORION (On-Road Integrated Optimization and Navigation) and HEAT (Harmonized Enterprise Analytics Tool) programs. HEAT recently was recognized with a CIO100 award for 2021.

Prior to joining UPS, Satyan gained I.T. experience with leading consulting firms working for clients in the U.S., Latin America and Europe covering logistics, credit cards, retail merchandising and insurance domains. He led an I.T. team that helped launch revolving credit cards by a major U.S. credit card provider in Latin American countries.

Earlier in his career, Satyan worked for Indchem-ATL, a biomedical engineering company specializing in ultra sound scanners, CT scanners, Defibrillators and intensive cardiac care monitoring instruments.

Satyan is a recognized innovator with patents in the field of fraud detection, mobile fund exchange and statistical anomaly detection.

Satyan is a distinguished architect who serves as a board member for the Architect Certification Panel for The Open Group, an independent architecture practice organization.

He serves as a member of Executive Board of Trustees in Sanatan Mandir, NJ. He is also serving as a Board of Director for The American Red Cross, Northern New Jersey.