Kay Kapoor Joins AT&T As Govt Services President

Kay Kapoor
Kay Kapoor

Kay Kapoor, former CEO of Accenture Federal Services (NYSE: ACN), has joined AT&T (NYSE: T) as president of the government solutions unit.

The 25-year government contracting and technology veteran will lead a team of nearly 4, 000 employees that provide information technology and professional services to federal agencies, AT&T said Thursday.

Kapoor will be based in AT&T’s Oakton, Va. office and report to Frank Jules, president of the global business solutions segment.

“I’m proud to join and lead AT&T’s federal business at this critical time, ” Kapoor said.

“The federal government is going through a technological transformation, embracing mobile and cloud solutions while combating new cyber security threats to our nation’s infrastructure, ” she added.

While at Accenture, she spoke with our sister site ExecutiveBiz on evolving technology trends in the federal market such as big data and cloud computing (click here to read her full spotlight).

Before joining Accenture, she served in executive positions at ITT Corp. (NYSE: ITT) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT).

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