Actifio, the pioneer of multi-cloud copy data management software, announced that technology industry veteran Bob Leo has joined the company as Vice President of Global Professional Services & Customer Success, reporting to Paul Forte, Actifio’s Chief Revenue Officer.
In this new role, Bob is focused on driving successful business outcomes for Actifio’s customers and being a trusted partner in their data-driven transformation journey. Bob brings a unique perspective to his new role, having been an executive driving large IT transformation initiatives as a consumer of technology, as well as a vendor, delivering technology solutions to users like himself. Bob was most recently at IBM, where he led the Watson Health Solutions Team as a Client Executive. Previously, Bob was the VP of Corporate Systems, Data, and Integration at UNUM Insurance, a Fortune 300 insurance company.
With more than 30 years of leadership experience, Bob Leo is a visionary who specializes in helping individuals and businesses grow using an experienced-based, proven methodology. As a business owner, CIO and Information Strategy Consultant for IBM, Bob has advised more than 250 companies around the world on leadership, connection, personal growth, using information as a strategic asset, and getting the most from their people and resources.
Forte said, “We hand-selected Bob for this role because of his broad and vast leadership experience, his breadth of experience with all things ‘data,’ and his get-it-done attitude. He will continue this mission helping Actifio customers fuel their journeys to become fully data-driven and maximize their potential.”
Leo is a graduate of Carson Newman University and has won several industry and service awards including being named one of Computerworld’s Premier 100 IT Leaders.