Cyrus Aram


Master of Business Administration  - UC Davis Graduate School of Management

Six Sigma Master Black Belt - American Society for Quality, Black Belt Certification

Project Management Professional - Project Management Institute (PMI), Project Management Certification

Bachelor of Arts - UC Davis – English, Political Science and Philosophy


Lecturer Cyrus Aram brings over 20 years of private and public sector experience in the areas of customer strategy, business transformation, planning, program, change and quality management. He has domain level expertise in the following business disciplines:

  • Customer Strategy
  • Business Process Transformation
  • Lean Sigma
  • Program & Change Management
  • Performance Management & Business Controls
  • Thought Leadership         

Work ExperienCE

  • Eighteen years progressively responsible Fortune 100 business and  public sector strategy development and implementation (e.g., EDS, GM, VSP, HP, Blue Shield of California)
  • Demonstrated success in leading a variety of complex business programs, initiatives across different industry functions and on a global, national and regional basis
  • Ten plus years directing large customer transformation efforts including leading all efforts to complete the largest technology merger in corporate America history
  • Companies initiatives delivered hundreds of millions in savings and increased revenue by as much as 30 percent

Faculty Profile: Adjunct Faculty at UC Davis Graduate School of Management and Sacramento State College of Business Administration

Favorite Leadership Principle: “Everybody Teaches…Everybody Learns”