Xerox Names Kathryn Mikells New CFO

Xerox named Ms. Kathryn Mikells as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. She replaces Ms. Luca Maestri effective May 2, 2013. Ms. Ursula Burns, Xerox Chair and Chief Executive Officer, said, “Kathy brings to Xerox extensive experience in financial management coupled with broad global business acumen in both services and technology. Her success in transforming complex business models complements the strengths of Xerox’s management team and will help us further advance our services-led growth initiatives.”

“With more than half of Xerox’s revenue now coming from services, the company’s global growth opportunities are as impressive as its well-respected brand and innovation,” commented Mikells. “Xerox is well down its strategic path toward building sustainable value for all its stakeholders. It’s a privilege to be part of such a reputable enterprise and to have the opportunity to contribute to Xerox’s future success.”

Kathryn has been CFO of the ADT Corp since April 2012. While at ADT, Mikells led the firm’s remarkable transition into an independent, publicly traded company following its detachment from Tyco.

Before joining ADT, Mikells held leadership roles at Nalco and UAL Corp., the parent company of United Airlines.

She acquired a bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois and an MBA. from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business.

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