Kathleen McLean Named ADT Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The ADT Corporation (NYSE: ADT ) today announced the appointment of Kathleen McLean as senior vice president and chief information officer. McLean will be responsible for developing and executing the company’s information technology strategy in support of its business operations. She will report directly to Chief Executive Officer Naren Gursahaney.
“An efficient and effective systems platform is critical to our ability to successfully deliver best in class service and customer experience,” said Gursahaney. “Kathleen’s addition to our team positions us extremely well to take our systems and technology capabilities to the next level.”
McLean has more than 30 years of business and strategic technology leadership experience, including service with world-leading consulting and telecommunications corporations. Most recently, McLean served as executive vice president, chief revenue officer and chief information officer at FairPoint Communications, Inc. where she helped chart a new course of systems stability, operational excellence and revenue growth. Prior to that, she spent nearly 12 years in several leadership positions at Verizon Communications, Inc., implementing people, process and systems strategies to improve operating performance and customer service across all sectors of the company. Earlier in her career, she worked for American Management Systems, Inc. (now part of CGI Group, Inc.) in leadership positions culminating as Vice President in the Telecom Industry Group.
McLean holds a B.S. in International Economics from Georgetown University. She joins ADT on June 3.
The ADT Corporation (NYSE: ADT ) is a leading provider of electronic security, interactive home and business automation and monitoring services for residences and small businesses in the United States and Canada. ADT's broad and pioneering set of products and services, including ADT Pulse interactive home and business solutions, and home health services, meet a range of customer needs for today’s active and increasingly mobile lifestyles. Headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida, ADT helps provide peace of mind to more than six million customers, and it employs approximately 16,000 people at 200 locations. More information is available at www.adt.com.
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