Fidelma Russo, Iron Mountain

Fidelma Russo, CTO & EVP, Global Technology & Operations Iron Mountain.
Iron Mountain
Fidelma Russo, CTO & EVP, Global Technology & Operations Iron Mountain.

Fidelma Russo is the chief tecnology officer of Iron Mountain. In her role, she provides the leadership, vision and roadmap for how technology can further strengthen the company's current and future product offerings, service delivery and overall business.

Russo came to Iron Mountain from Dell EMC, where she led the company's enterprise storage and software solutions team, driving significant business growth through focused product sales, investments in disruptive technologies and markets, and workforce globalization and service delivery automation.

Prior to her tenure at EMC, she was chief operating officer for Sepaton/HDS, a provider of storage and software products and services, where she drove significant year-over-year growth for the company's intelligent data protection products and also helped raise more than $25 million in venture funding to spur that growth. Russo has also held senior business and technology leadership roles at HP, Sun Microsystems/Oracle, Data General and Digital Equipment.

Russo earned a bachelor's degree in engineering from University College Cork (Ireland) and holds a master's in computer science from Boston University. She also holds two U.S. patents and serves on the board of Wolters Kluwer BV.