Bill Cook has been promoted to the position of Chief Executive Officer of Technology Services at Capgemini UK plc. In his new post he heads a team of some 1,100 IT professionals in the UK and draws on the expertise of an additional 650 technology specialists at Capgemini locations in India.
Bill Cook has had a number of senior roles during his ten years at Capgemini UK plc., including head of commercial management, chief financial officer, head of sales and head of public sector. He started his career at HM Treasury before joining consultants Ernst & Young, where he was a senior partner.
Christine Hodgson, Member of the Capgemini Group Executive Committee, said: “Technology is key to success for companies seeking to control costs and find new wealth creation opportunities and for public sector organisations aiming to ‘do more for less’. I am therefore delighted that Bill Cook, with his outstanding track record, is to lead our Technology Services team in its mission to help our clients identify and deploy the best IT support possible.”
Capgemini Technology Services offers the full range of systems integration, applications development, business intelligence and technology advisory services to clients in all sectors, including some of the UK’s largest public and private sector organisations.
Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, enables its clients to transform and perform through technologies. Capgemini provides its clients with insights and capabilities that boost their freedom to achieve superior results through a unique way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM. The Group relies on its global delivery model called Rightshore®, which aims to get the right balance of the best talent from multiple locations, working as one team to create and deliver the optimum solution for clients. Present in more than 30 countries, Capgemini reported 2009 global revenues of EUR 8.4 billion and employs 90,000 people worldwide.
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