Adriana Karaboutis

Group Chief Information & Digital Officer


Career: As Chief Information and Digital Officer, Adriana (Andi) is responsible for delivering innovation through frontier technologies, to enable National Grid to be at the heart of the energy future.

Previously, as EVP Technology, Business Solutions and Corporate Affairs at Biogen, Andi introduced leading digital and data capabilities that unlocked value across the drug discovery, development and delivery processes.

Prior to Biogen, Andi was instrumental in driving value through efficiencies, innovation and disciplined change management at Dell, Inc. as Vice President and Global Chief Information Officer (CIO). She brings extensive experience in technology and manufacturing & supply chain management, having held cross-functional international senior leadership roles at General Motors and Ford Motor Company. For more than 25 years, Andi has focused on innovating to drive business value.

Skills and Competencies: During her career, Andi has led successful transformations across multiple industries for global brands, including Dell Inc, Biogen, General Motors Corporation and Ford Motor Company.

Andi holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Wayne State University, where she was a merit scholar. She currently serves as an independent board director for Aon plc and Perrigo plc. Previously she served as an independent director for Aspen Technology, Advance Auto Parts and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts.

External Appointments:

  • Independent Board Director of Aon plc

  • Independent Board Director of Perrigo plc