Siva Balu

V.P./Chief Information Officer

Siva Balu

Siva Balu

Siva is responsible for ensuring Y-USA’s information technology strategy meets the changing needs of the national resource office and Ys throughout the country.

Prior to joining Y-USA in 2020, Siva accumulated 20 years of healthcare technology experience in leadership roles for Blue Cross Blue Shield. He most recently led the Enterprise Information Technology team at the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), a national federation of Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies. There, he was responsible for leading all aspects of IT, including architecture, application and product development, big data, business intelligence, data analytics, security, project management, digital, infrastructure and operations.

Siva holds a master’s degree in business administration from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management, an executive master’s degree in Artificial Intelligence from MIT-Sloan School of Management and in Innovation & Strategy from Harvard Business School, and a bachelor’s degree in electronics and communication engineering from Bharathiar University in India.