Enterprise Linux Today: Red Hat Names Kevin Thompson Vice President of Operations
Oct 04, 2000, 21:43 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Red Hat, the leader in developing, deploying and managing open
source Internet infrastructure solutions, announced today the
appointment of Kevin Thompson to the position of Vice President of
Operations. Thompson formerly served as a partner in the Global
Technology Industry Group of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, where he
directed stock offerings and oversaw mergers and acquisitions at
public and private technology companies."
"Kevin's global experience in assisting rapidly growing
companies is a strong plus for Red Hat," said Matthew Szulik,
CEO of Red Hat."
"Prior to his position at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Thompson
served as a senior manager for Arthur Andersen LLP for 10 years,
overseeing public offerings and directing projects for
multi-national companies in North America, Latin American and
Southeast Asia. Thompson is a Certified Public Accountant and holds
a bachelor of science degree in business administration with
highest honors from the University of Oklahoma."