D. Sangeeta is the leader of Business Process Improvement initiatives for The Nielsen Company. In this role, Sangeeta works closely with all of Nielsen's functions, including global business services, product leadership, client services, support functions and Nielsen clients to drive operational excellence and to ensure the alignment of processes, products, and technologies with all client needs. Sangeeta reports to David Calhoun, chairman and CEO, and is based in Covington, Kentucky.
Prior to Nielsen, Sangeeta spent more than 18 years leading businesses, global operations, business process improvement, and research at both General Electric and Battelle. During her 14 years at GE, Sangeeta received 26 more patents for her research, some of which are implemented across GE businesses.
Sangeeta received a masters in chemistry from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur and a Ph.D. in Materials from University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.