Prabu Natarajan is executive vice president and chief financial officer of SAIC. Natarajan oversees all financial activities of the company, including accounting and financial reporting, treasury, tax, planning and analysis, and investor relations.
Prior to joining SAIC in January 2020, Natarajan was vice president of financial planning and merger and acquisition for Northrop Grumman and a member of the company’s Chief Financial Officer Council. In this role, he was responsible for the development of the company’s longterm strategic plan and the Annual Operating Plan, the company’s pension and real estate and facilities portfolio, and a range of capital allocation matters including peer benchmarking, financial performance metrics and incentive compensation, while also managing the company’s M&A process.
Natarajan was also vice president of Business Management and CFO for Northrop Grumman’s $6 billion Information Systems sector. In this role, Natarajan provided leadership and vision for the sector’s Business Management function while also responsible for all of the sector’s business management activities, including finance, accounting, contracts, pricing, procurement, regulatory and export compliance, and real estate and facilities.
At Northrop Grumman, Natarajan also served as corporate vice president and treasurer for the company, and as vice president, Tax, responsible for tax initiatives across the company.
Before joining Northrop Grumman in 2011, Natarajan held positions at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and senior roles at The AES Corporation. He has extensive experience in strategic planning, long range financial and business operations planning, finance and accounting, M&A, and building and managing successful finance organizations.
Natarajan earned his Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Madras, India, and a Masters of Law from Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada and Harvard Law School.