Hugo Yepez

Director D2E

03/17/2016 6:11 pm | Updated 7 months ago.

Hugo has 45 years experience in the IT industry operating as CIO, Senior IT Executive, and Management Consultant, delivering broad and varied IT value to multinational companies implementing systems that address global technology, financial services, and manufacturing operations. Hugo provides advice to CogniCor GTM for US market. Headded extensive IT value in large-scale program management, organizational change management and all aspects of IT strategy, software application development, application implementation and infrastructure operations. As VP-Partner Relations for Johnson & Johnson Corporate,he put in place signed global master IT services agreements, covering all worldwide operating company IT departments, with India-based Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Wipro, Satyam, and HCL. As VP-Global Customer Services for NCS (Johnson & Johnson's global infrastructure division), he drove worldwide IT consolidation and efficiency improvement efforts. As VP and Global CIO for LifeScan (Johnson & Johnson's blood glucose monitoring division), he sponsored and launched a $55 million worldwide Supply Chain Optimization initiative; deployed a $7.4 million SureStepFlexxTM manufacturing execution system, and rolled out multi-million dollar sales targeting/ reporting, and customer services systems. He engaged TCS in India to source Y2K remediation, replacement of domestic contractors, and internal IT quality system development. As Managing Director for Giga Information Group, an IT advisory, research, and management consulting company, hedirected best practices research products and consulting. As VP and Practice Leader for J. Hammitt Group, an IT strategy consulting and implementation organization, he led the large-scale project management practice.