Levi Strauss & Co.
Pavan Pamidimarri is the Vice President of Global Business Services at Levi Strauss & Co. (LS&Co.) In this role, Pavan is responsible for shared services operations across Customer Service, Finance and Information Technology, distributed across nine locations in six countries, supporting LS&Co.’s operations in more than 40 countries. He oversees a cross-functional, global team of over 200 employees and over 1,000 outsourced resources. He joined LS&Co. in 2014 to establish the GBS model. Over the last two years, he has led a global program to transition and stabilize the services and is now focused on process simplification and automation.
Before joining LS&Co., Pavan was a Principal at A.T. Kearney, a management consultancy, where he led several strategic and operational engagements for clients across many industries and ranging from Fortune 50 companies to privately-owned businesses. He has extensive international experience, having lived and worked in ten countries. He is an aerospace engineer from the Indian Institute of Technology and has an MBA from UC Berkeley. In his spare time, he likes to dabble with new technologies and is trying in fits and starts to become a private pilot.