John R. Defeo
John’s integrated R&D and Operations team is responsible for ensuring all internal and customer-facing technologies are state-of-the-art and that our company is running at peak efficiency. Previously he served as Executive Vice President of Customer Success & Technology at Synchronoss Technologies.
John has over 30 years of experience in leadership positions, including service as the Chief Information Officer for Motorola’s $7B Government & Public Safety business unit, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for a $1B division at Fidelity Investments, and as the head of the global technology infrastructure services group at Cigna. Rounding out his career experience, John previously co-founded and served as the Chief Technology Officer and a board member at Safeguard Global Services, an internet infrastructure Managed Service Provider (MSP); and has also served as the General Manager for Motorola’s $300M Enterprise Mobility business unit. John attended Adelphi University in New York, and completed the Executive Development Program at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton Business School.