Professional Background: Andi Karaboutis joined Biogen Idec in September 2014. Previously, she served as Vice President and Global Chief Information Officer at Dell. Prior to joining Dell, in 2010, Karaboutis spent over 20 years at General Motors Corporation and Ford Motor Company in various global IT and business operations leadership positions. She was recently elected to serve on Advance Auto Parts’ Board of Directors, received the 2014 Girlstart award for achievement in STEM initiatives, and was an MIT Sloan CIO Leadership Finalist. She has been named to Computerworld’s Premier 100 IT Leaders; CIO Outlook’s Top 75 CIOs; Little Pink Book’s Top 10 Women in Technology; and STEM Connector’s Top 100 Women in STEM.
Education: BS and graduate studies, Computer Science, Wayne State University; Marketing Strategy Program, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University.
Personal Passions: Spending time with family (husband, two dogs, and wonderful children — when they come back home to visit!), learning (just enrolled at Harvard for graduate studies).