James McGlennon is EVP & CIO for Liberty Mutual Insurance, responsible for all aspects of Information Technology, including the applications and infrastructure on which Liberty’s strategic business units process $37 billion in revenue annually. He leads a global technology team of more than 4,000. Prior to being named CIO for Liberty Mutual in 2008, James was CIO for the Liberty Mutual Agency Corporation, a member of Liberty Mutual Group, where he directed highly successful technology integrations for the acquisitions of Ohio Casualty Group and Safeco Insurance.
Before joining Liberty in 2007, he spent seven years with BellSouth Corporation in Atlanta, where he led technology architecture and software development for the enterprise, and before that served as VP & CIO for BellSouth Customer Markets. He has also held senior IT roles at Fleet Financial and Computer Sciences Corporation; James began his career with Digital Equipment Corporation, where he worked in the US and Europe.
James holds both Bachelor and Master of Engineering degrees from the National University of Ireland, and has completed Harvard University’s Advanced Management Program. He currently serves as a member of the board of the Museum of Science in Boston.