Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
Varadheesh Chennakrishnan was appointed as Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer in March 2019. Prior to joining JOANN, Chennakrishnan served 9 years in various roles of increasing responsibility at Ulta Beauty, including Senior Vice President, Applications & Enterprise Architecture, Vice President, Applications & Enterprise Architecture, and Vice President, IT Services. In 2010, Chennakrishnan served as a SAP Solutions Architect at Sabre Airline Solution and also served as Senior Manager SAP at Insight. Previously, he held roles as an independent SAP software consultant, Manager IS at Insight, Senior Software Analyst at Satyam, Senior Software Analyst at Larsen & Toubro Infotech, and Senior Maintenance Engineer at Southern Petrochemicals Industries Corporation.