Luq Niazi

Luq Niazi
Luq Niazi
Global Managing Director, Consumer Industries
IBM
Luq is the Global Managing Partner for Consumer Industries at IBM Consulting. He is responsible globally for strategy, business development, solutions, alliances, centres of excellence, eminence and talent agendas in service of Retail, Consumer Products and Agribusiness clients across 4 geographies and 16 markets. Luq’s current focus is helping clients achieve improved business performance and agility through Digital transformation and realizing the longer-term goals of Sustainable value chains.
Luq's current business focus is to empower Consumer (Retail, CPG, Agri) clients to transform their products/services, capability and ecosystems through digital technologies including Cloud, AI, Blockchain, IoT and Interactive to deliver new levels of experience, performance and value.

Luq holds a BSc (1stClass Hons) in Electronic and Electrical Engineering from Loughborough University and an MBA (Distinction) from Imperial College, London. He is a Chartered Engineer and Member of the Institute of Engineering and Technology. Luq is also a Board Director of the UK Maserati Club.

Luq is married and lives in the UK and in free time enjoys travel, classic cars, walking, skiing, photography, music, art, theatre, comedy, food and wine.

Speaking in:

Monday
January 16
11:45 am12:15 pm
Expo, Level 3, Expo Stage 3
Retailers and their partners know that to thrive amid the pressures of day-to-day business they must put innovation at the center of everything they do, from their business model to their products and experiences. In this session, dive deep into the digital transformation at PepsiCo Frito Lay, and learn about how the $18 billion brand manages the balance between the demands of today and… Read more