Vaibhav Kothale

Position: Vice President for Program and Projects
Categories: Leadership Team

Vaibhav Kothale has served since 2021 as Vice President for Program and Projects at CTIS, a role in which he is responsible for oversight of the coordination, integration, and delivery of all programs, contracts, and related services, and for promotion of collaborative relationships across the company’s program areas to ensure that client requirements are consistently met. Vaibhav joined CTIS in 1999 as a Software Developer and he took on increasing roles of responsibility over time, including his long-serving role as Director for Project Management. He is particularly proud of his seminal role in delivering multiple products to the National Cancer Institute, especially the Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program (CTEP) Enterprise Information System, a Datawarehouse with ad-hoc querying capability, and the CTEP-Adverse Event Reporting System (AERS). Vaibhav has more than 20 years’ experience in managing a team of IT professionals.

Vaibhav began his career in Mumbai, India as a software developer with Tata Consultancy Services. He holds a Master’s degree in Technology Management from University of Maryland University College, a B.S. degree in Computer Science (Marathwada University, India), and he is a certified Project Management Professional. In his free time, Vaibhav loves to coach and guide young people in the game of cricket. He is also a travel enthusiast, having visited 22 US states and several European countries.