Sarah Karthigan

Data Science Manager, ExxonMobil Corp.

Sarah Karthigan heads the Data Science practice in ExxonMobil IT. She leads a team of data scientists that work on a diverse portfolio of opportunities across the integrated value chain She started her career at ExxonMobil 10 years ago. Since then she has held various roles of increasing responsibility in the areas of strategic planning, project management, scientific computing and analytics. As part of her current role, she is also responsible for managing external relationships with multiple technical business partners. She is a strong advocate for STEM programs and has led multiple science ambassador initiatives. She was awarded the Tribute to Women & Industry (TWIN) award that honors women who have excelled in their fields and made significant contributions to industry in executive, managerial and professional roles. She is a member of ExxonMobil Global Services Company Inclusion & Diversity council. Sarah Karthigan holds a Masters degree in Electrical Engineering from Tennessee Tech University and a graduate Data Science certification from Harvard University.