John Niesen

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Partner

John Niesen is a proven and experienced technology leader, who brings real-world experience and a diverse background to the business and technology function. He is focused on providing technology leadership, strategy, and vision, but with an emphasis on execution and delivery. He has significant, progressive experience across the technology spectrum, including global datacenter & infrastructure design, implementation, and operations; information security and compliance; and signification internal and 3rd party systems management, automation, and orchestration. John is an expert in building strong teams that are focused on providing secure, robust technology solutions with world-class support.

Experience

AlixPartners 2007-2017
CTO

Responsible for all global client-facing technology infrastructure, services, and support, via a staff of 50 and 14 global private & public cloud data centers. Design, engineer, implement, and support high-impact, highly-visible technology solutions for global clients, supporting global law firms, financial institutions, and Fortune 100 clients. Services include Litigation Support, eDiscovery, applied analytics & ‘big data’, plus custom technology solutions. Direct involvement in building and growing the Software-as-a-Service element of the global consulting practice, helping grow revenue from $4M to $100M+ in Litigation Services. Responsible for the design and implementation of a global Information Security initiative, including formal ISO 27001 and SOC2 certification.