LOS ANGELES--()--AECOM Technology Corporation (NYSE: ACM), a leading provider of professional technical and management support services for government and commercial clients around the world, announced today that it has appointed Thomas Peck as senior vice president and chief information officer.
“We remain committed to optimizing our use of technology as we help our clients address the complex infrastructure challenges of today and tomorrow.”
In this role, Peck will lead the company's worldwide information technology (IT) organization and be responsible for elevating IT to maximize its effectiveness and make it a competitive advantage for AECOM.
Prior to joining AECOM, Peck served as chief information officer at Levi Strauss & Company. His 20-plus-year career also includes serving as chief information officer at MGM Mirage as well as an accomplished career at General Electric, culminating in the chief information officer role for NBC Universal’s entertainment business unit.
"Tom’s extensive experience advancing new strategies, systems and applications will greatly contribute to our ongoing efforts to deliver creative and innovative solutions to our clients around the globe," said John M. Dionisio, AECOM chairman and chief executive officer. "We remain committed to optimizing our use of technology as we help our clients address the complex infrastructure challenges of today and tomorrow."
Peck will be based at AECOM's headquarters in Los Angeles.
AECOM is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, water and government. With approximately 45,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that create, enhance and sustain the world's built, natural, and social environments. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM serves clients in more than 130 countries and had revenue of $8.3 billion during the 12 months ended June 30, 2012. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
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