March 26, 2012
SAN JOSE, CA – Kalypso, the world's premier innovation consulting firm, announced today that Eleanor Deeney has joined the firm as a senior manager to help lead the growth of its High Technology practice and team.
The people of Kalypso are leading business professionals who combine a depth of experience in select industries with unparalleled expertise in product and process innovation. Eleanor brings over 20 years of experience in the high tech industry to Kalypso clients concentrating on governance, strategic portfolio management, business process transformation, product lifecycle management (PLM) and IT system implementation.
“Eleanor has an outstanding track record of driving innovation in fast-growth and complex high tech organizations. Her ability to develop high performance teams and lead them in transforming businesses is unparalleled,” said Ken Parekh, Kalypso partner and High Technology practice lead.
Prior to joining Kalypso, Eleanor held a number of leadership roles with several high tech companies. Most recently, Eleanor lead an international team at Cisco Systems Inc. where she was responsible for the Strategic Governance Office chartered for investment portfolio management, change management and integration, business process transformation, and automation. Eleanor also spent eight years with NetApp Inc. and held global roles spanning IT and Corporate Education with a focus on creating operational frameworks to enable business expansion and growth. She began her career with National Semiconductor in engineering operations. She studied Business Management at the Glasgow University of Scotland.
Eleanor is based in San Jose, California where she enjoys lots of family time and being a mentor to several undergraduate, post-graduates and former team members. She is a die-hard New York Yankees fan and enjoys heading to the Bronx to watch a game. In the off-season, she likes to take in live music around the San Francisco Bay Area as well as enjoy the many activities and sights that Northern California has to offer.
Kalypso is the world's premier innovation consulting firm, helping clients improve performance, drive profitability and create sustainable results by delivering on the promise of innovation. The people of Kalypso are leading business professionals who combine unparalleled expertise in innovation, product development, and product lifecycle management (PLM) with a depth of experience in the consumer goods, high technology, manufacturing, life sciences and retail industries. For more information, visit http://kalypso.com. Follow @KalypsoLP on Twitter and on Facebook.