(IRVING, Texas) – AgileThought — a leading provider of agile-first digital transformation and consulting services to Fortune 1000 clients — today announced the appointment of Kevin Johnston as the global Chief Revenue Officer (CRO) and Laurie Harrison as the global Chief Legal Officer (CLO).
“We are thrilled to have Kevin and Laurie join the leadership team as we continue to expand,” said Manuel Senderos, CEO and Chairman of AgileThought. He added, “Kevin’s proven sales leadership and Laurie’s legal and compliance expertise are an ideal fit for the next phase of our growth.”
In his new role, Johnston will lead AgileThought’s global revenue growth strategy and execution. He will direct the sales, marketing and channel partnership functions of the company. Over the last 25 years, Johnston has held various account management and sales roles throughout many industries, including consumer products, retail, and financial service and healthcare industries. Most recently, he was the Chief Sales and Revenue Officer for DXC Technology, where he profitably grew the company’s Americas region.
“AgileThought’s history of successfully partnering with Fortune 1000 clients to deliver real value through scaled agile development is what drew me to the company,” said Johnston. He added, “By continuing to help clients deliver faster and differentiate using next-generation technologies, we have a unique opportunity to expand our market reach while accelerating our clients’ growth.”
Laurie Harrison has over 20 years of experience representing high-growth public and private technology companies. She previously served as General Counsel at Fuze, Inc. and as Vice President and General Counsel at Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK). In her new position as CLO, Harrison will lead the legal team and oversee all legal matters, including intellectual property, litigation and compliance.
“I have a great admiration for all that AgileThought has accomplished,” said Harrison. “I’m honored to join this team and work alongside these individuals who have demonstrated how committed they are to their craft. I look forward to helping the firm expand its legal infrastructure as we continue to scale.”
AgileThought has been globally recognized as a 2019 Microsoft AI and Machine Learning Partner of the Year Award finalist. AgileThought has also been named to the prestigious Inc. 5000 list for 12 consecutive years, and has received rankings on multiple FORTUNE magazine lists, including the No. 10 spot on the 2019 list of “Best Workplaces for Millennials” and acknowledgment as a 2019 “Great Place to Work”.
From ideation and design to scaled delivery and support, AgileThought helps Fortune 1000 clients transform, build and run their digital business. AgileThought leverages next-generation technologies to create competitive differentiation and exceptional customer experiences for their clients. With consultants and delivery centers across North and Latin America, AgileThought provides scaled agile-first delivery for a variety of industries with expanding expertise across all facets of digital transformation, application development, advanced data analytics (AI, ML & IoT), cloud services, UX design, DevOps and automation. For more information, visit agilethought.com or call 1-877-514-9180.