Stuart Kippelman is the Chief Information Officer of Parsons Corporation, one of the world’s leading digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets. He is responsible for the global IT function, including leading all aspects of Parsons information technology strategy and operations, including digital business transformation. He plays a crucial role in the implementation of critical capabilities to serve Parsons’ customers, leveraging his experience in global transformations, business intelligence, data mining, and cloud computing to advance commercial offerings.
to joining Parsons, Stuart was Interim CIO for Griffols Healthcare
and Biotest Pharmaceuticals, leading the transformation to a digital business
across all company areas. Stuart previously served as Senior Vice
President and Chief Information Officer for Platform Specialty Products, and
Covanta Energy. For his transformational work, Stuart has received
numerous prestigious industry recognitions including Top 100 CIO's in STEM
2015, Computerworld’s 2014 Premier IT Leader Award and the CIO.com Top 100
Award in 2012, 2013 and 2014.
Prior to joining Covanta, Stuart held many leadership and technical roles of
increasing responsibility at Johnson & Johnson. He was Corporate
Director of Technology M&A and Emerging Market Growth, CIO/CTO of Health
& Wellness, Vice President of Global Infrastructure Technology Engineering,
and Development, as well as other roles in engineering, architecture, research,
portfolio management, deployment and operations.
Stuart holds multiple patents in data mining, analytics and Business
Intelligence. He is actively engaged in helping guide and develop the
next generation of IT leadership and serves as a career mentor both for
Columbia University's Executive Master of Science in Technology Management
program, as well as the CIO Executive Council Pathways program.