Retired Accenture Executive, Tom Van Horn Joins DISYS Board
October 20, 2015
MCLEAN, Va.–Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC (DISYS) is pleased to announce Tom Van Horn as a new member of its Board.
DISYS is a global managed services and staffing firm with 33 offices worldwide. Its vision is to be a global business partner, delivering the highest quality and most consistent services at the best value to clients worldwide.
The addition of Mr. Van Horn is the latest step DISYS is taking to move towards strategic positioning and expansion in global markets. As a member of the Board, Mr. Van Horn will have a voice in the guidance of the company’s strategic mission and business development.
“Mr. Van Horn’s extensive international business and technology consulting experience and in-depth knowledge of emerging markets will be invaluable in helping us to grow and offer new innovative services to drive reoccurring revenue globally,” said DISYS CEO, Mahfuz Ahmed.
During his career, Mr. Van Horn has travelled and conducted business in 53 foreign countries and is a world-renowned expert in international business and technology consulting, known for his consultative selling skills. His business acumen includes outsourcing sales, international negotiations, international business and technology consulting. Mr. Van Horn is highly sought out by some of the largest and most successful organizations in the world to deliver results in improving and sustaining high performance.
Currently living in Sarasota, FL., Mr. Van Horn is retired from a successful executive career at Accenture. He most recently served as Managing Director of Accenture’s Communications, Media & Technology APAC Sales Lead – leading a team responsible for up to $2 billion in sales annually across the APAC region including ASEAN, Australia, China, Japan, Korea and India.
For the nine years prior to this role, Mr. Van Horn was an Accenture Global Market Maker, leading large outsourcing and M&A deals in the $100 million to $1 billion range in the global telecommunications and high tech market across Europe, North America and APAC. In these positions, he expanded and solidified key business operations for Accenture in the communications, electronics and high tech and media & entertainment industries.
Prior to Accenture, Tom held International Senior Vice President and Executive roles at IBM, Teletech Holdings, MCI, Rockwell International and The Ralph M. Parsons Company.
Tom earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration majoring in Management Information Systems & Computer Science and completed his MBA course work in International Business at the University of La Verne in Southern California.
“I’m honored and excited to be part of the DISYS team and look forward to working with the Leadership to help us exceed our global objectives,” Mr. Van Horn said.