Aarti S. Shah

NISS Position: 
Vice-Chair, 2022-2023; Elected Board of Trustees Member
NISS Term Expiration: 
2024 June 30
Organization: 
Eli Lilly and Company
Professional Title: 
Former Senior Vice President and Chief Information and Digital Officer, now retired.

Aarti Shah, PhD, formerly served as Senior Vice President and Chief Information and Digital Officer, now retired, at Lilly, a global healthcare leader and Fortune 500 pharmaceuticals corporation. She led an enterprise-wide global organization with responsibilities for information technology (IT), information security (IS), advanced analytics and data science (AADS), and digital health (DH). She was a member of Lilly's executive committee (EC) and reported to the CEO.

Aarti serves on the boards of Northwestern Mutual and NVIDIA corporation. She has served on several non-profit boards, including those of Indianapolis Public Library Foundation, Center of Interfaith Cooperation (CIC) and currently serves on the Indiana India Business Council (IIBC) and as a trustee for Shrimad Rajchandra Love and Care organization (SRLC-USA). Dr. Shah received her PhD in statistics from the University of California, Riverside, in 1993 and MSc in Mathematics and statistics from Gujarat University in 1987.