President and CEO
As President and CEO of Blue Canopy Mr. Schwartz brings 28 years of consulting and systems integration experience to Blue Canopy having worked 17 years with government clients and 11 years with commercial clients.
Prior to joining Blue Canopy, Mr. Schwartz was the Group Executive Vice-President for BearingPoint where he directly managed a $3.4B P&L with 15,000 professionals operating in four regions and 34 countries. Throughout his career at BearingPoint and KPMG Consulting, Mr. Schwartz held several other positions, including: EVP, Financial Services; Managing Partner, KPMG Consulting, Communication and Content Industry business unit; and Partner-in-Charge, Information, Communication and Entertainment business unit. In every role, Mr. Schwartz achieved market leading growth, created innovative as well as client-relevant solutions and built world class leadership teams.
Prior to KPMG Consulting, Mr. Schwartz served as Regional Vice President in the Government and Health Care Consulting business unit with Oracle Corporation, delivering consulting and integration services including Oracle core technology services, IT architecture blueprints, data warehousing, and Oracle financial and human resource ERP application implementations.
His business career began with KPMG Peat Marwick as a Consultant in their Public Services practice, where he learned the business by serving clients. Prior to that, Mr. Schwartz served in the military as an Aircraft Commander in the United States Air Force.
Mr. Schwartz holds a Master of Business Administration/Management Information Systems from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Bachelor of Science with Honors in Biomedical Engineering/Electrical Engineering from Duke University.