Technology executive with extensive and diversified experience in world class technology organizations including National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Digital Equipment Corporation, StorageTek, INVESCO, Janus Capital Management, and Policy Studies.A natural leader who displays the highest levels of integrity, honesty, professionalism and productivity with a priority goal of putting customers first. Highly skilled in directing a multi-continent “Global” organization and effectively integrating cultures, dialects, and technology.
Distinguished in developing multi-year technology plans, technology roadmaps, processes, and budgets to most effectively achieve superior results while minimizing costs.Skillful in defining vision, strategy, mission, objectives, tactics, and aligning these to the strategic business plan to achieve the highest customer satisfaction levels.
Specific achievements and skills:
·Over 21 years of relevant experience including 14 years in management and 10 years as an executive
·Six Sigma Green Belt
·Department management of a staff of 170 and full responsibility for multi-million dollar budgets
·Global IT Service Delivery in a 24X7 high available environment with proactive management and continuous improvements
·Directed technology department’s multi-year strategic planning, budgeting, cost controls, personnel management, and system consolidations
·Directly responsible for repeatedly winning the award for “Best In-House Developed WEB Site” by Dalbar and Kasina at INVESCO
·Directed the merger and consolidation of technology across a large enterprise, reducing technology costs and minimizing the technology footprint resulting in over 99.99% availability of systems at INVESCO
·Led multiple technology consolidation and technology simplification efforts across multiple industries
·Exceptional communication and presentation skills with all levels
·An acute awareness of the importance of information versus data and the advantage in using information as a strategic decision resource
·Created Technology Strategic Roadmaps at multiple companies and across multiple industries
·Broad, in-depth, extensive experience managing technology organizations across multiple industries encompassing varying degrees of sizes, maturity, and budget capabilities
·Adept Vendor Management including Offshore and Outsourcing
Impressive progressive career with leadership, planning, team-building and management expertise.Effective in cultivating an atmosphere attracting top talent, succession planning, teamwork, cost savings, and ultimate productivity.