On August 17th Tysons Corner, Va.-based Octo Consulting Group (Octo) announced that Robert “Bob” McCord is its new President and COO. McCord will be in charge of operations, business development and delivery activities firm-wide. He will report to Mehul Sanghani, Founder and CEO.
“We’re thrilled to have Bob join our firm in this critical leadership role as we embrace the next phase of our evolution. Bob has been a driving force in the federal technology community for many years and has an established industry track record leading some of the market’s most innovative companies. We are committed to being the federal market’s premier digital services firm and are elated to have him guide us in this journey, improve our execution, and achieve our vision of a digitalized government,” said Mehul Sanghani, CEO.
McCord’s vast background in the technology and healthcare fields includes executive positions at Acentia, 2020 Company LLC, and SAIC. He has over 28 years of experience in the information technology field as well as a background in the areas of general management, corporate operations, business development and finance.
Bob McCord said, “For nearly a decade, Octo has been delivering innovative solutions to some of the government’s most complex IT problems. As the government moves into the digitized era, it needs trusted and thoughtful advisors to ensure a smooth transition. I’m very excited about the opportunity to work with Octo and its customers to bring what’s new and next in government technology.”