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30 Notable IT Executive Moves: February 2022
Wade Tyler Millward
VMware, DataRobot, Presidio, Amazon Web Services, SAP and Google were among the tech giants to make executive hires during the month.
Laurence Grant joined Presidio – No. 22 on CRN’s 2021 Solution Provider 500 – last month as vice president and field chief technology officer for its Cloud Solutions Group, according to his LinkedIn account.
Grant came to the New York-based solution provider from Vanguard, where he worked for more than seven years, according to his LinkedIn. He left Vanguard with the title of chief of cloud software engineering. In this role, Grant provided “technical skills and knowledge to help transform Vanguard’s Global Investment & Financial Systems on their journey to the Cloud.”
Before joining Vanguard, Grant worked at EMC for more than three years. He left the company in 2014 with the title of enterprise VMware Cloud and Oracle Cloud specialist. In this role, he educated “customers on Cloud and how to build out an Enterprise Hybrid Cloud Solution,” according to his LinkedIn.