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Capco Welcomes Trevor Williams as New US Partner

Capco, the global management and technology consultancy, announces the appointment of New York-based Trevor Williams as Partner. Trevor brings over 20 years’ experience in combining operational strategies with technological solutions to improve customer experiences and mitigate risk.

Trevor’s areas of expertise include site reliability engineering (SRE), DevOps, legacy app modernization, cloud migration, machine learning, cyber security and blockchain. He joins Capco from Cognizant Technology Solutions, where he was Vice President, Banking & Financial Services with responsibility for the Asset and Wealth Management, Cyber, and Global Technology and Infrastructure lines of businesses.

Trevor began his career at Goldman Sachs and has also held senior roles at Broadridge Financial Solutions and Sapient Global Markets. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Yale.

Michael Pugliese, Managing Partner of Capco’s U.S. business, said: “I am very pleased to welcome Trevor to the U.S. Partner group. His leadership experience and familiarity with

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Serena Williams’ VC firm quietly removed Coinbase from its website

  • Serena Williams invested in Coinbase in 2018 through her venture-capital firm, Serena Ventures. But the cryptocurrency startup is no longer included on the investments page of the firm’s website.
  • Coinbase is entangled in controversy after CEO Brian Armstrong wrote a memo telling employees to leave their politics and social causes at the door. At least 60 employees have quit in the aftermath.
  • It’s possible Serena Ventures has divested its stake in Coinbase and that’s why it pulled the startup from its website. The venture-capital firm did not respond to a request for comment.
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Serena Williams is keen on investing in startups changing the world for the better.

That strategy explains her earlier investment in Coinbase, a company on a mission to “bring economic freedom to people all over” through an app that allows casual consumers to buy and sell bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

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Report: Apple COO Williams Seen as Tim Cook’s ‘Heir Apparent’

Apple  (AAPL) – Get Report has been stepping up its succession planning efforts for Tim Cook and other senior company execs, Bloomberg reports.

Bloomberg notes that Cook, who’s now 59 and has been Apple’s CEO for more than nine years, has “given no indication he’s ready to retire.” However, it also states that COO Jeff Williams is now “seen as the heir apparent” to Cook.

Williams, 57, oversees Apple’s global operations, as well as customer service and support. Over the years, he has also taken on product management responsibilities, assuming oversight of the Apple Watch, Apple’s health efforts and (following Jony Ive’s departure in 2019) Apple’s hardware and software design work.

If Williams was named Cook’s successor, it would arguably be a sign that Apple doesn’t want to disrupt the managerial approach that has worked since Steve Jobs’ departure. Namely, of having the company led by a low-key,

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Sevan Names Todd Williams as New Senior Vice President

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sevan Multi-Site Solutions, Inc. (Sevan)—a global leader in innovative design, program management, construction services and data analytics—has named Todd Williams, PE as a Senior Vice President. Todd will grow the business to support infrastructure, environmental and technology opportunities.

Todd is a senior executive with 30+ years of leadership experience in operations, marketing, business development, technology innovation, acquisitions and organizational change management. He has had success growing revenues, profits and key accounts. His experience spans start-ups, private-equity and publicly traded businesses. Williams brings broad experience in the infrastructure market including energy, water, oil & gas and transportation. He has served in executive roles for several public and private companies including Dillon Kane Group, TRC Companies, Inc., Cardno Limited and Entrix, Inc.

“Williams brings a diverse background and a plethora of knowledge that will provide valuable insights and help accelerate our growth,” said Jim Evans, President and

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