Tag Archives: Deloitte

Kelly Bissell Joins Accenture Subsidiary as Global Managing Director; Omar Abbosh Comments

Kelly Bissell, former Deloitte cyber risk services lead for Europe, Middle East and Africa, has joined Accenture as global managing director of the latter firm’s Accenture Security subsidiary. Accenture said Monday Bissell, who was hired in June, holds 25 years of security industry experience in breach incident response, identity management, privacy and data protection, secure …

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Deloitte’s William Eggers Pens Book on Public-Sector Digital Tech Landscape

William Eggers, director of public sector research at Deloitte‘s services unit, has authored a book that examines how the public sector modernizes old systems with digital technology such as cloud computing, mobile and analytics platforms. The book, published by Deloitte University Press, also explains how digital innovators address silos, culture, procurement restrictions, workforce …

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Deloitte to Provide Analysis Support for NAVAIR Weapons Division

The U.S. Army has granted Deloitte Consulting a four-year, $9 million contract to provide enterprise value map, value chain and governance performance analysis for the Naval Air Warfare Center weapons division. Deloitte will conduct analysis in support of project management, executive consulting, business improvements, sustainment, process design and other areas, the Defense Department said Tuesday. …

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Deloitte Provides Cybersecurity Training Curriculum Support to Canadian University

Deloitte and Canada’s Polytechnique Montreal have formed an agreement to update Polytechnique’s cybersecurity training program in a move to address the changing cyber threat landscape. The team revised the course content of the certificate programs in cyber investigation, online fraud and information technology network computer security, Polytechnique said Wednesday. The new …

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Frederick Curry, Michael Shepard New Deloitte Anti-Money Laundering, Economic Sanctions Leaders

Deloitte has appointed Frederick Curry III and Michael Shepard as leaders of the anti-money laundering and economic sanctions advisory practice and global AML, economic sanctions and financial crimes practice, respectively. Don Fancher, Deloitte global forensics leader, said in a release posted Monday, that senior AML professionals Curry and Shepard will work …

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Deloitte Launches Digital Gov’t Services Licensing, Permitting Tool; Sucha Kukatla, Dave Rey Comment

A Deloitte business unit has introduced an online tool based on the Salesforce platform that works to facilitate interaction and collaboration between professionals and businesses and the government. Deloitte Digital‘s businessCONNECT tool is designed to help businesses view the status of their registrations, submit license and permit applications and pay service fees, Deloitte said …

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Diane Murray on Her Agenda for Deloitte’s Federal Civilian Sector; Data Mgmt & Biz Intell Trends at Agencies

Diane Murray transitioned into the role of federal civilian sector leader at consulting services contractor Deloitte earlier this year as the next step in her respective 18-year information technology and professional consulting careers. The firm also cited Murray’s background in areas such as IT governance and program management, business intelligence and data management upon the announcement …

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Deloitte’s Howard Byrd Among Panelists at Compusearch’s Gov’t Contracts Mgmt Discussion

Howard Byrd, director of federal contracts at Deloitte Services LP, joined other panelists in a Compusearch Software Systems-hosted discussion on the migration to the “next generation” of government contracts management. The GovCon Contracts Maturity panel discussion was the first in Compusearch’s Executive Panel series on GovCon best practices, Compusearch said …

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Deloitte, MIT, Datawheel Launch US Public Data Visualization Engine

Deloitte, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Datawheel have launched a new visualization engine to display U.S. public data. MIT’s Macro Connections Group partnered with Deloitte and Datawheel to develop Data USA that works to aggregate and visualize data from multiple sources including government agencies such as Commerce Department, Labor Deparment and …

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Deloitte, Adobe Unveil Government Services Access Platform; Kristin Russell Comments

Deloitte‘s digital unit has teamed up with Adobe to develop a new software platform for government services accessible across digital channels. Deloitte Digital has launched CitizenConnect, which is designed to provide access to multiple citizen services applications via mobile devices in an effort to boost customer relationship management for government agencies, Deloitte said Thursday. “Government’s current …

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Peter Simpson Rejoins Analytics Firm Datawatch as Visualization Strategy VP

Peter Simpson, a 20-year information technology veteran, has returned to Datawatch as vice president of visualization strategy at the Bedford, Massachusetts-based visual analytics company. He will oversee the company’s efforts to grow its visual data discovery business and capital market footprint in his new position, Datawatch said Wednesday. “Peter’s in-depth knowledge of …

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Zoomdata Signs Deloitte, Northrop & Unisys as Partners for Data Analytics-Focused Federal Program

Big data analytics and visualization technology company Zoomdata has formed new federal practice partnerships with Deloitte, Northrop Grumman and Unisys as part of a new program focused on data services to U.S. government agencies. Zoomdata said Tuesday it intends to train users on how to use its technology through the partnerships in …

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