Mike Thomas is president of Commercial Industries for NTT DATA Services. In this role, he leads teams that provide industry solutions to the Communications/Media, Retail/CPG, Travel, Logistics and Services industries, delivering services in over 50 countries. He has more than 30 years of experience in programming, operations, general management and sales in the technology services sector. Previously, he held roles as chief sales officer for NTT Data North America and president of Healthcare and Life Sciences Services North America. Prior to joining NTT DATA, Mike was an EVP at a private equity firm, and held several division president and GM positions at EDS and Capgemini across numerous industries. Mike received a BA in accounting from Texas A&M University and his EMBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management. He is also a graduate of the EDS Systems Engineering Development Program.