David L. Pearson , Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer
David (Dave) L. Pearson joined the Company as Vice President of Engineering in 1997 directing research and product development of leading edge support systems and defining SYKES' web-based support strategy. In 2000, Mr. Pearson was named Vice President, Technology Systems Management, managing Global Information Systems and IT Operations for EMEA and APAC regions. In this capacity, Mr. Pearson oversaw such areas as IT planning and standards, information systems, security, data centers and SYKES Network Operations Center. In 2004, Mr. Pearson was named Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer. His latest appointment speaks to Mr. Pearson's 23 years of experience in technical and business management, as well as his vision, leadership and execution within rapidly evolving technology-enabled markets. Prior to his career with SYKES, Mr. Pearson held engineering and management positions with such companies as Compaq Computer Corp. and Texas Instruments, Inc. Mr. Pearson holds a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University.