MR. JARVIS RICHARDSON
Title: Chief Information Officer, Chief Digital Officer
DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION & STRATEGY
Jarvis is a Technology Executive and Digital Transformational leader with the extraordinary ability to bridge the business and technology divide, driving cross-team collaboration and encouraging the one-team concept. He has over 20 years of diversified experience serving clients across the globe. His client service responsibilities have included Product Manager, Program Manager, Project Manager, and Architect for some of the largest and most recognizable brands in Technology, Biotech, Finance & Logistics. In addition, he has developed diverse teams while leading clients through their digital transformation journey.
UNITED STATES MILITARY LEADERSHIP & STRATEGY
Jarvis began his professional career as a 1st Lieutenant in the United States Marine Corp. He served in Gulf War in 1991 as part of Operation Imminent Thunder, the seaborne invasion of Kuwait.
CORPORATE AMERICA EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT, LEADERSHIP & STRATEGY
After a decorated and honorable military career, he joined Coopers & Lybrand’s financial solutions practice as a systems analyst and programmer. After the merger between Price Waterhouse and Coopers & Lybrand in 1998, Jarvis joined the SAP Consulting Practice as a Management Consultant and later became a Principal Consultant. During his tenure with PwC, he managed enterprise engagements for several fortune 100 companies in various sectors, including Fintech, Biotech, Energy, Logistics, Retail, and Semi-Conductors.
TECHNOLOGY FIRM OWNER & BUSINESS LEADER
In 2001, Jarvis founded g6-Consultants, a global technology consulting company. Behind his leadership, g6 was at the forefront of the digital transformation delivering solutions in North America, Asia, and EMEA, leading engagements with fortune 100 organizations such as Samsung, Toyota, Gilead Sciences, eBay, Lowes, and Hutchinson Limited.
EDUCATION SUMMARY & PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS SUMMARY
Jarvis received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Purdue University and holds several advanced leadership, methodology, and technology certifications. This includes Chief Information Officer and Chief Digital Officer certifications from the CIO Institute.
Jarvis has received recognition from his clients throughout his career as a top-performing consultant, including Consultant of the Month on three separate occasions from Toyota. In addition, Jarvis currently volunteers as a business and technical advisor to several technology start-ups.
C-SUITE INSTITUTE TRAINING AND CERTIFICATIONS
- CIO-C Chief Information Officer – Certified™ (Candidate), C-Suite Institute, Texas, completed CIO-C online training in November 2020
- CDO-C Chief Digital Officer – Certified™ (Candidate), C-Suite Institute, Texas, February 2023