Operations Strategy, Establishment & Optimization
As VP of Global Operations for Sapient Corp., Nasdaq: SAPE www.sapient.com Gerry Kiley was Sapients 6th employee and responsible for establishing, managing & scaling all business operations infrastructure, client & administrative support services into 8 countries, 20 cites, 26 offices; from 10 to 3,5000 employees and from $1M through $500M in revenues in nine years.
Today Sapient is a 1.3B company with over 10,000 employees and global leader in Technology & Interactive Marketing Services and is recognized as one of the most successful start-up technology company’s in US public market history.
Facilitation, Best Practices, Process & Change Management
Sapient Corp., Nasdaq: SAPE www.sapient.com is renown for hiring the worlds best talent and then making it better by providing rigorous & constant employee development training in leadership, project/ process & change management, communications, negotiation, sales and HCM.
Special expertise in all facets of extablishng & growing new businesses.
Gerry has contributed to and played many roles, in a few dozen start-ups over the past 20 years.
Offshoring, Outsourcing & Nearshoring
Extensive expertise with leading USA Technology and Professional Services firms doing business in S.E. Asia, India, China and Europe.
Global Commercial Real Estate Transaction, Construction & Project Management
Promethean led construction & business expansion projects cost less & are delivered faster. Ask us why.
Gerry has advised and led real estate and facility improvement initiatives for numerous high-growth IPO bound technology companies.
In-depth cross-functional experience conceiving strategies & implementing its plans & processes. Selected product options & negotiated $200M in global commercial leasing; led design phase and delivered over 65 commercial construction and tenant fit out projects totaling 1,500,000 s.f. of IT & Professional Services workspace in 30 cities & 18 countries.
Global Talent Acquisition, Teaming & Management
In a 24 month stint as GM of India for a silicon valley technology start-up, Mr. Kiley led a testing & evaluation program (personality-skills-aptitude) of over 150,000 technology engineers in India & S.E. Asia. Established and led hiring processes & customer engagements which on-boarded over 3,200 software engineers with top global IT and ITES company’s including: Technology (Oracle, SAP, HCL); Professional Services (Accenture, Sapient) and BPO’s (Convergys, Infosys).
High Performance Teaming
Promethean uses proven cross-industry/cross-cultural methodologies and best practices to unlock the latent potential in every employee, while improving behaviors, accountabilities & results; essential elements in building high performance teams.
Product Development & Commercialization
Gerry Kiley conceived, designed & developed all aspects of an innovative new-to market disinfection & deodorization product line; as well as its regulatory, market & application strategies, online & material representations and successful launch into numerous US commercial and retail sales channels (www.resetstore.com) and international Crises Zones (www.beachheadstore.org).
Gerry has also successfully marketed and sold numerous new-to-market Technology, Software and Management Services in the United States, India & China, while representing Silicon Valley based technology companies.
Not-For-Profit & Humanitarian Aid
Gerry Kiley founded Beachhead International, a volunteer, not-for-profit dedicated to providing Water Sanitation & Hygiene (WaSH) solutions to the Western hemisphere's poorest children after the devastating 2010 Haiti Earthquake.
Since 2010, Gerry Kiley has developed, produced, donated & personally delivered over 500,000 gallons of chlorine dioxide (ClO2) Disinfectant to Port-au-Prince Haiti orphanages & church groups, touching the lives of roughly 2,000 children and vastly improving the health of all. Mr. Kiley has self funded all aspects of his Beachhead International charity. (www.beachheadinternational.org).
Collegiate & Professional Ice Hockey
Gerry played collegiate hockey for NHL Boston Bruin Hockey Hall of Fame’r Fern Flaman at Hockey East’s Northeastern University; and was a member of an ECL championship professional minor league hockey team for now NHL Stanley Cup and Silver Olympic medal winning coach John Torttorella.