Award winning benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm, Alsbridge Inc., today announced that the company’s Chairman Americas, Morton H. Meyerson will be inducted into the 2013 Outsourcing Hall of Fame at the IAOP Outsourcing World Summit Awards Luncheon, February 19, 2013, 12:15 PM- 1:45 PM, JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge, Phoenix, AZ.
The IAOP Outsourcing Hall of Fame is a unique award that recognizes the outstanding professionals who have made significant impact on both business and society through their contributions to the outsourcing industry. Morton Meyerson is credited with developing the innovative concept known as outsourcing in the 1980s, and creating the first offshore development centers in Latin America and India.
As the Chairman (non-executive) of Alsbridge, Inc., Morton takes an active role in setting the strategic direction of Alsbridge. He has a clear, operational and strategic view to the future of Outsourcing Industry and aids the Firm’s goal to take outsourcing, shared services and offshoring to the next level and create value for the buyer and the provider.
He is the former chairman and CEO of Perot Systems Corporation, former President and Vice Chairman of Electronic Data Systems, Inc. (EDS); and the former Chairman and CEO of duPont Glore Forgan, a Wall Street Investment firm. Morton Meyerson was elected three times by the Wall Street Transcript as outstanding Chief Executive Officer. From 1992 to 1998, Morton served as Chair and CEO of Perot Systems. During his tenure, Perot Systems grew from 100 million to 1 billion in revenue, going from negative profits to over $90 million in pre tax profits. Currently, Morton is the Chair and CEO of 2M Companies, Inc.; Morton has been actively engaged in investment activities through 2M and its affiliates since 1985.
For further details about the event please visit the IAOP Outsourcing Hall of Fame page.
About Alsbridge Inc.
Alsbridge provides world class sourcing advisory and benchmarking services for the CIO, CFO and CPO. We’ve helped hundreds of companies reduce costs and get more value from their vendors. Our experienced consultants leverage proprietary tools and information databases to identify and engage the optimal vendors for your situation, negotiate best practice terms at fair market prices, and improve the way you work with your vendors. Alsbridge clients utilize the most cost effective and value added sources globally for IT infrastructure services, hardware and maintenance, network services, software and maintenance, application support and development, business processes and cloud services. Alsbridge was ranked the #1 outsourcing advisor in the world by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) based on the value delivered to clients. This commitment to delivering value to our clients has made Alsbridge a distinguished member of the 2010 Inc. 500 fastest growing privately held companies in America.
The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®) is the global, standard-setting organization and advocate for the outsourcing profession. With more than 110,000 members and affiliates worldwide, IAOP helps companies increase their outsourcing success rate, improve their outsourcing ROI, and expand the opportunities for outsourcing across their businesses.