Sujata Gosalia, a board member of the Banner Health Board of Directors, is executive vice president and chief strategy officer for Cox Communications. In this role, she oversees strategy and new business development organizations and is responsible for strategic business planning, competitive assessments, marketplace evaluations and new growth opportunities. Sujata is also responsible for Cox Media, Cox’s advertising sales division.
Gosalia brings more than 18 years of experience in driving growth, innovation and value creation within media, technology, communications, and business services companies. Her depth and breadth of experience and perspective serve the company well as it explores new strategies, set priorities, pursues growth, and continues new business development opportunities to meet the evolving communications, connectivity, and entertainment needs of customers.
Previously, Gosalia was a partner in the communications, media, and technology practice of the international consulting firm Oliver Wyman, and managed the firm’s New York office. She also served as senior vice president of marketing at Neustar, a cloud-based information and analytics company, where she was responsible for marketing strategy and offer innovation across the company’s product portfolio. Most recently, Gosalia was senior vice president of strategy for Sodexo, a B2B services company, where she drove a global transformation in the company’s corporate services segment.
Gosalia was born and raised in Lexington, Kentucky, and graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with two bachelor’s degrees: one in economics from the Wharton School and another in international studies from the College of Arts and Sciences. She also holds a master’s degree in politics of the world economy from the London School of Economics.