IT Executive with a focus on leading a globally dispersed technical workforce. Charged with setting strategic vision for an Infrastructure shared service (Center of Excellence) and executing initiatives that support growth of multiple global business units in Fortune 500 public company. Accountable for driving cost containment while providing the enterprise with competitive technology solutions. Responsible for all areas of infrastructure: storage, compute, local and wide area networks, datacenters, disaster recovery, cyber security, end-user first and second level support, mobile devices, architecture design, mid range/mainframe, ITIL, and agile IT project management. Demonstrated ability to develop, hire, and retain IT leaders and senior staff with extremely low turn-over. Skills: Hands-On/technical when needed, Rapid Acquisition Integration, Risk Compliance in large global organization, Executive Relationships, Talent Management, Vendor Partnership Management/Negotiations, Strategic Planning, and Cost Containment.