Shahryar Shaghaghi Joins Kurt Salmon's CIO Advisory Practice

May 06, 2013, 10:00 ET from Kurt Salmon

NEW YORK, May 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Management consulting firm Kurt Salmon is pleased to welcome Shahryar Shaghaghi as a partner in its CIO Advisory Practice.

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Mr. Shaghaghi, who will be based out of the firm's New York office, has more than 25 years of experience with information technology, specializing in strategy, transformation and operations for leading financial services companies, manufacturers, health care, and retail and consumer products and services companies.

"As the pace of technological change continues to accelerate, it's even more important that organizations have a strong IT strategy and efficient operations in place," Mr. Shaghaghi said. "At Kurt Salmon, I look forward to helping my clients navigate this constantly evolving environment to improve performance and better position themselves for future growth."

Mr. Shaghaghi joins Kurt Salmon from Citigroup, where he led a number of key strategic and reengineering initiatives for both the Global Operations and Technology group and the Citi Transaction Services team. He also has extensive consulting experience, having worked for Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Accenture.

Dr. Daryouche Behboudi, head of the CIO Advisory Practice in North America, praised Mr. Shaghaghi's laser focus on providing value to clients.

"We're very excited that Shahryar has joined our team," he said. "He will help our clients improve their operations, strengthen their organizations and develop overall strategies for growth."

About Kurt Salmon

Kurt Salmon is a global management consultancy with more than 1,400 consultants in offices across four continents. Our clients are industry leaders who benefit from our deep industry and functional expertise.

Kurt Salmon's CIO Advisory Practice draws from our global and independent perspective to assist CIOs in formulating, planning and executing their IT strategy and transformation programs to improve the responsiveness, adaptability and cost-effectiveness of their IT organizations that drive overall business performance. Our unparalleled team of IT management specialists helps develop and implement the best practices that CIOs and senior technology clients need in today's complex business environment. As trusted advisors, Kurt Salmon partners with clients to design, and then drive, strategies and solutions that make lasting and meaningful impact. We are committed to delivering measurable results for our clients. Learn more at

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