Vice President, Controller and Principal Accounting Officer
Harshan Bhangdia is vice president, controller and principal accounting officer for
IMS Health, a position he has held since 2007. Harshan also served as acting Chief Financial Officer from January 2011 to July 2011.
Harshan leads IMS Health’s Financial Reporting and Shared Business Services organizations. Previously, he was vice president and Chief Financial Officer of the company’s Consulting and Services operations. From 2001 to 2005, he served as IMS Health’s assistant controller.
In 2001, Harshan joined IMS Health from Juno Online Services, where he held a number of senior financial management posts, including senior vice president and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to that, he served as an audit manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Harshan holds a B.A. degree from Wagner College and an M.B.A. from Pace University’s Lubin School of Business. He has been a Certified Public Accountant since 1994.