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ASHBURN, Va .– (BUSINESS WIRE) –
DXC technology (NYSE: DXC), a leading global Fortune 500 technology service provider, has appointed Kristie Grinnell as senior vice president and chief information officer (CIO).
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Kristie Grinnell, CIO of DXC Technology (Photo: Business Wire)
Grinnell, who was previously Global CIO and Vice President of Supply Chain at General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), will report to Chris Drumgoole, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of DXC. She succeeds Drumgoole, who was promoted to COO in August.
At DXC, Grinnell will lead global IT strategy and operations, responsible for integrating and streamlining systems, implementing new digital capabilities to improve performance and efficiency, and ensuring the stability of DXC’s global IT infrastructure, all with the goal of enabling the company to deliver service and innovation to customers around the world.
“We are delighted to add to our team someone with the experience, skills, integrity and perspective of Kristie,” said Drumgoole. “In her role, she will define strategy and oversee the DXC IT Experience team which includes application services, end user experience, IT transformation, and business architecture and analysis.”
As Global CIO at GDIT, Grinnell led the business transformation IT strategic plan and shared IT service center for clients, as well as supply chain management. Previously, she was Director of Planning and Governance and Director of Customer Delivery Activation for Computer Sciences Corporation, a predecessor of DXC Technology.
Grinnell is Chairman of the Advisory Board of Capital CIO and a member of the Advisory Board of STEMforHER.
She holds an MBA from the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University and a BA from the University of Pittsburgh. A strong supporter of university STEM programs for young women, she is the recipient of the 2018 Women in Technology STEM Leadership Award, the Women Who Mean Business Award from the Washington Business Journal, the Capital CIO of the Year® ORBIE® Award 2020 and a 2021 award Winner of the National IOC ORBIE® award of the year.
About DXC Technology
DXC (NYSE: DXC) technology helps global businesses run their critical systems and operations while modernizing IT, optimizing data architectures, and ensuring security and scalability across public, private, and hybrid clouds. The world’s largest companies and public sector organizations trust DXC to deploy services across the enterprise technology stack to drive new levels of performance, competitiveness and customer experience. Learn more about how we deliver excellence to our clients and colleagues at DXC.com.
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