Sujey Edward, formerly vice president of Salient CRGTâs Agile Innovation Center and Agile Center of Excellence, has joined Octo Consulting Group as chief technology officer.
HeÂ will report directly to Octo founder and CEO Mehul Sanghani and be responsible for theÂ Tysons Corner, Virginia-based contractor’s information technology programs and implementation teamsÂ that assist government clients in innovation efforts, the companyÂ said Thursday.
Sanghani said Edward has put forth agile approaches that worked to helpÂ some public sector agencies to reduce risk, fulfillÂ fiscal and mission responsibilities and manageÂ internalÂ changes.
Edward most recently led Salient CRGT’s work with government customers to buildÂ technology platforms using agile methodology.
The 20-year government IT industry veteran previously held IT leadership roles at Science Applications International Corp.Â (NYSE: SAIC), Conquest Systems and Soza and Co., where he helped developÂ and implement systems and modernization programs for multipleÂ agencies.