Randall Witt is a senior IT executive with extensive experience in creating strategies and plans that define IT operational excellence. His broad industry experience includes aviation, manufacturing, retail, insurance, distribution, utilities, and service organizations. With strong security, risk management, and compliance expertise, coupled with in-depth experience in building and managing enterprise infrastructures, he offers a composite of technical expertise, business knowledge, and relationship management skills essential in ensuring the position of IT services as a key partner in driving company success.
Witt presently holds the position of Director of Global IT for Briggs & Stratton Corporation, headquartered in Milwaukee, WI. In this role, he leads world-wide IT services for 10,000 employees in over 55 manufacturing, sales and warehouse operations with a “cloud first” strategy and is transforming IT to become a broker of IT Services through strategic global partners (both on and offshore). Several current initiatives include a SAP HANA upgrade, a HCM upgrade, warehouse management, e-commerce replatforming, cloud, mobility, analytics, disaster recovery, industry 4.0 and further inroads into the Internet of Things (IoT).
He earned an Executive MBA from the University of Minnesota and a BS concentrating in computer science from North Carolina State University as well as a MS in Information Management from Syracuse University. A certified Six Sigma Green Belt, he holds many technical certifications, including the PMP and several ITIL-related credential. He also received his CISM security certification