Kevin joins Connectloud having spent the previous ten years as an executive advisor for mergers and acquisitions, organizational transformations, and integration working with private equity and investment banking groups. These efforts include: transforming a historically underperforming BPO’s information technology, operations, and shared services organizations culminating in the winning of the American Business Award for Most Outstanding Technology Organization; advising a midwest retail chain regarding divestitures and strategic alternatives; and the integration of a $2.4 billion acquisition and buildout of $800 million wind assets by an independent power producer.
Kevin also served as Vice President of Information Technology for Alliance Data Systems from 2006 through 2008. Prior to that, he served in various executive technology leadership positions and advisory roles with Banc of America Securities LLC and its predecessor organizations from 1996 through 2005. Kevin spent two years working on the development and implementation of Fidelity Investments’ Internet and trading technologies initiatives.
Kevin graduated from Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration majoring in Economics and Finance. He has completed executive education programs with Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Southern Methodist University. He has also earned numerous Six Sigma and benchmarking certifications.