Tag Archives: public sector

Report: Dell Considering Private Equity Buyout

Dell (NASDAQ: DELL) has discussed a potential buyout of the company with private equity firms TPG Capital and Silver Lake, Bloomberg reports. According to the report, such a transaction would require more than $20 billion in equity and debt. Chairman and CEO Michael Dell told a New York City audience …

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PwC Adds Ray Group to IT Consulting Portfolio; Scott McIntyre Comments

PwC U.S. has acquired information technology and program management consulting firm Ray Group International to bolster its technology consulting and implementation offerings for public sector clients. The transaction was completed Nov. 6 and PwC did not disclose financial terms of the deal in its announcement. Former RGI CEO Ronald Ray, …

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Vion Promotes Public Sector Sales Lead Jim Davidson to SVP

Vion Corp. has promoted Jim Davidson, formerly vice president of public sector sales, to the senior vice president ranks with responsibility for leading all sales. The company said he succeeds Douglas Moore, an executive vice president, and will oversee sales in the federal, public sector and commercial markets. Moore will …

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Hank Steininger To Retire; Srikant Sastry To Head Grant Thornton Global Public Sector Aug. 1

Hank Steininger, managing principal for Grant Thornton‘s global public sector business, will retire from the company after an 18-year career, effective Aug. 1. The company said Monday that Srikant Sastry, current head of the global public sector advisory line, will succeed Steininger. Sastry was also recently appointed chairman of the …

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James Sheaffer To Retire; David Zolet Named CSC NA Public Sector Head

James Sheaffer, president of the North American public sector at Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), will retire later this month, the company announced Tuesday. David Zolet, president of business development for the NA public sector, will succeed Sheaffer and will be responsible for cost and profit management disciplines, the company …

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Microsoft Names 17-Year Cisco Vet Laura Ipsen Worldwide Public Sector Lead

Microsoft Corp. has appointed Laura Ipsen corporate vice president of Microsoft’s worldwide public sector organization, Microsoft announced Tuesday. Ipsen will lead company sales and marketing to government, public and national security, education and nonprivatized healthcare customers in more than 100 countries. Ipsen will report to Susan Hauser, corporate vice president …

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Terremark COO Nelson Fonseca to Succeed Kerry Bailey as Company President

Terremark, a Verizon (NYSE: VZ) company, has promoted its chief operating officer Nelson Fonseca to company president. Fonseca will succeed Kerry Bailey, who was recently named chief marketing officer of Verizon’s new organization that consolidated its enterprise operations for government and business customers. As COO, Fonseca was responsible for the company’s operational efficiency. He previously served …

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Accenture Reports 13% Increase in 1Q Health, Public Service Revenue

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has reported financial results for the first quarter of its 2012 fiscal year ended Nov. 30, 2011. The company reported its health and public service operating group pulled in $1.1 billion in net revenue during the first quarter of fiscal 2012, compared with $932 million for the first quarter of …

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HP Appoints Marilyn Crouther to Head Government Business

HP Enterprise Services (NYSE: HPQ) has appointed Marilyn Crouther to succeed Dennis Stolkey as senior vice president and general manager of its U.S. public sector, according to a company announcement. In those roles, Stolkey was responsible for handling the company’s relationships with senior military officers and public sector customers. Stolkey was …

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CSC Names Richard Sandler VP of Global Contracts, Will Report to William Deckelman

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has appointed another key contracting official, naming Richard Sandler to head global contracts and commercial management as vice president of global contracts. The company said Sandler will be responsible for leading CSC’s contract organization’s public sector and commercial businesses worldwide. Sandler, who has been with the …

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