WASHINGTON, Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ankura announced today the appointment of Kevin Cheung as a Senior Managing Director and Chief Information Officer. A results-driven IT executive, Mr. Cheung joins the company's leadership team and will report to Ankura's Chief Executive Officer Roger Carlile. He is based out of the company's headquarters in Washington, DC.
Ankura CEO Roger Carlile stated, "Naming our first CIO is an important event for Ankura, one that every client and Ankura colleague will experience the positive effects of as we continue to grow. Kevin is the right person for this critical 21st century leadership role, as timely and innovative technology is a critical component for great client service in today's business landscape. His IT and consulting background, as well as his strong sense and commitment to Ankura's vision, immediately makes the firm stronger."
Mr. Cheung joins Ankura with more than 15 years of experience in management consulting and IT, advising clients across both public and private sectors on IT strategy, cost optimization, organization design, and maximizing IT performance.
Before joining Ankura, Kevin was a principal at the Censeo Consulting Group, leading the firm's strategic IT practice serving federal government clients, and serving as the company's CIO. In addition, he spent many years leading IT strategy projects for financial services, retail, and consumer packaged goods clients as a principal at A.T. Kearney.
Mr. Cheung stated, "Ankura is a great firm, delivering value for its clients with a diverse set of offerings, driven by a culture of innovation and collaboration. I am honored to be leading Ankura's IT efforts as the firm's first CIO. I look forward to building upon the good work done so far and growing our IT capabilities in tandem with the firm's overall growth to serve Ankura's clients and team members effectively and efficiently."
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