Jeff Cole ’98 hired as Chief Information Officer at VASCO
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April 5, 2017
Jeff Cole ’98 has been hired as the Chief Information Officer at VASCO Data Security International, Inc., a global leader in digital solutions. Jeff will be responsible for leading the global IT function including the design, development and implementation of global IT platforms and business processes to increase performance and enhance the company's ability to leverage technology as a competitive advantage.
Jeff has held senior management positions at leading companies in the technology field and most recently served as Senior Director Information Management for CareerBuilder, one of the world's largest online employee websites. Prior to CareerBuilder, Jeff held various management positions for Discover Financial Services rising through a series of roles with increasing responsibility. He holds an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Business at Northwestern University and a B.A. in Business Administration and Computer Information Systems from Dominican University.
"It is an incredibly exciting time to join this market leader as they transition the business to be more software-based and grow their cloud services," stated Jeff. "Information technology is the backbone of every company and I am thrilled to have the opportunity to lead key initiatives to strengthen VASCO, improve the customer experience and contribute to the success of the business."