Vision, Experience, Drive.These are just a few of the traits that embody our global leadership team.
Mark Livingston, Managing Partner & Global Head
Mark Livingston joined technology leader Infosys in December 2018 to lead its thriving global Consulting business. As Managing Partner, he guides the firm’s overall strategy and direction, leads a global network of 3,000 highly-talented consultants, works hands-on with clients that are some of the biggest and most well-known brands in the world, and drives the organization’s growth agenda and transformation into an innovative digital services leader.
Mark is a highly-experienced consulting leader who spent much of his career at Deloitte, A T Kearny and Cognizant. He has worked with top-tier clients across a number of industry sectors on large-scale transformations, board-level strategy and turn-around programs, and was the chief architect in building a global consulting organization into a $1 billion business for Cognizant.
Mark started his career in the United States Air Force where he was a nuclear missile launch officer. After the military, he commenced his consulting journey with Deloitte, where he was a director in the national manufacturing practice for 9 years. Mark then spent 13 years at A T Kearney where he was the global leader of the strategic IT and business transformation practices. He also served as the Dallas office managing partner and eventually became the CEO for their Latin America business, based out of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Since 2008, Mark served as EVP at Cognizant Technology Solutions where he built and managed their global business and tech consulting practice. He grew the organization to over 7,000 consultants at an annual growth rate of 30%. Mark currently resides in Santa Fe, New Mexico (USA).
David Wagner, Chief Operating Officer
David leads our operations globally, helping to drive consistent processes, best-in-class ways of working and pricing improvement. He is also the leader of our SURE (services, utilities, resources, energy) consulting practice for North America, managing key accounts like BJ Services, British Petroleum, ConocoPhillips, Valero and Wood Group. The SURE practice is our largest practice group globally and encompasses a highly-diverse set of clients. He is also heavily involved in our recruiting programs, helping to attract and hire some of the brightest minds to our firm. David started his career at Westinghouse, then moved into management consulting at Deloitte Consulting and R. Shermer and Company, before joining Infosys Consulting thirteen years ago. With over 25 years of domestic and international experience focused in the energy sector, David has advised clients on all aspects of business transformation, including M&A work, divestitures, technology-led transformations and disruptive tech strategy.
Chris Fiorillo, Chief Marketing & Communications Officer
Chris leads our marketing and communications activities for the firm, helping to drive growth and client engagement for us globally. He also champions our internal communications, fostering a culture of knowledge-sharing across our practices, creating visibility for our executives and inspiring a workforce of 3,000+ to be raving brand ambassadors. Chris and his team are heavily focus on thought-leadership based brand building, creating deep industry insights to position our partners as experts across the firm’s digital ecosystem and in top-tier media. He also plays a key role in helping with strategic large deals and account development through sales excellence programs.
Chris has worked in various marketing leadership roles for the past 20 years, running transformation and restructure programs, leading centers-of-excellence, driving employee engagement strategies and building sales capabilities for market-leading firms Adecco and Mondelez. Chris loves words and the power inspiring communication can have on employees and customers, as he most enjoys helping front-line staff connect with clients through high-impact content. His insights are regularly featured in top industry media like Forbes, CIO and the BBC. Chris has a marketing degree from the University of Dayton (Ohio) and did an executive leadership program at IMD (Switzerland).
Satish Kannan, Global Head of Human Resources
Satish took over the HR leadership for Infosys Consulting in 2018, in addition to his responsibility as AVP and HR head for Infosys across Europe. Satish has more than 18 years of global experience in diverse roles within the human resources function, leading teams across Europe and APAC. Satish has been with Infosys for 10 years in HR leadership roles across verticals and horizontals, and was previously the regional HR head for APAC at Tech Mahindra, based out of China. In the last few years, he has played an instrumental role in shaping the local talent strategy, supporting large-scale staff transitions and setting up new development centers in Ireland, Sweden, Croatia and Russia. Under his leadership, Infosys acquired the prestigious ‘Top Employer’ certification across Europe. Satish holds a master’s degree in personnel management and industrial relations, and a bachelor’s degree in commerce. He is a certified global professional HR from the Society of Human Resources Management and a certified predictive index analyst (Praendex Institute, US).
Gargi Ray, CFO
Gargi is the chief financial officer for Infosys Consulting, based in our San Francisco hub office. Gargi is an experienced finance professional with over 17 years as a practitioner. She started her career with PwC, led a business unit in the infotech space of a large FMCG conglomerate before joining Infosys 12 years ago. At Infosys, she has worked in a multitude of roles including investor relations, head of the technical accounting function global consolidation & SEC reporting, and finance controller of several subsidiaries. In her previous role as the global head of revenue assurance, she was responsible for reviewing and reporting of revenues of $12 billion across the entire enterprise. She is a licensed CPA in Colorado and California in addition to a being a qualified Chartered Accountant from India. She has held senior positions on the Indian Accounting Standards Board (IASB) and Accounting Standards Implementation committees of Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI) – the Indian Stock exchange regulator.