Influential technology leader and Trusted Advisor spanning multiple industries at large public global firms and PE backed companies. Deep knowledge in advanced software engineering disciplines delivering solutions blending software, cloud, infrastructure, and IoT technologies resulting in scalable enterprise software systems enabling innovative business outcomes. Held hands-on engineering, CTO/CIO, and trusted advisory positions over several decades with a keen ability in articulating technology vision of complex systems and business value to Boards, PEs, VCs, and executives. A history of delivering, building, and accelerating advanced technologies including Internet of Things, Artificial intelligence, analytics, cloud, and machine learning enabling digital transformations with measurable business value.
Ability to build, restructure, and maintain highly talented and effective global teams that innovate and deliver profitable technology solutions, digital transformations, and electro-mechanical-software systems driving growth and business results for public, private, VC, and PE backed companies. Recently enabled a PE company 3x growth in 3 yrs resulting in successful exit strategy as well as enabled 4x shareholder growth for a large public company.
Unique experience leading small private equity backed companies to larger public companies with ability to scale both ways. Built, scaled, and managed technology budgets from startup funding levels to up to $350M, supporting up to $32B in sales, with over 3500 global resources across multiple countries, cultures, and industries.
Chief Technology Officer – Manufacturing, DXC Technology, Dallas TX 2018 – Today
Responsible for developing and driving innovation, opportunities, and digital transformation for global manufacturing and supply chain clients:
Chief Technologist & SVP Software Services Sabre Holdings, Dallas Texas 2014 – 2018
Led large global software teams across 3 major development centers in India, Poland, and USA:
Chief Technology & Information Officer Sterling Talent Solutions, Atl GA 2011 – 2014
Created new global technology organization leading a global software and IT technology transformation:
Chief Technology Officer Systems, Software Engineering General Electric, Atl GA 2003 – 2011
Led strategy and execution for GE Energy Global Systems Engineering for Smart Grid and Smart City programs:
VP Software & Hardware Engineering Honeywell (Ademco), Syosset NY 1999 – 2003
Led electrical and software engineering Security and home automation programs:
VP Software Engineering & Products Computer Associates, Islandia NY 1998 – 1999
Directed global engineering in software application development, QA, support and presales. Pioneered innovations driving growth with new software product & services while creating $250M new net revenue and 90% lower costs
Director & Senior Engineer Reuters, Hauppauge, NY NY 1986 – 1998
Directed global software application teams around real-time and historical news information and processing. Launched web and server based software services known as News 2000 enabling real-time news to over 500K global clients
Senior Engineer General Dynamics(EB), Groton CT 1984 – 1986
Designed and developed submarine simulators & MCS, launching software systems and mathematical components.