Polycom today named Scott McCool as the group vice president of information technology and chief information officer (CIO).
Scott McCool is now responsible for Polycom’s global Information Technology (IT) organization and prioritizing the company’s IT spend to investments.
McCool has more than 25 years of experience in building and managing IT organizations. McCool joined Polycom in July 2013 as the company’s vice president of information technology and chief information security officer.
McCool, who joined Polycom from Brocade, brings significant experience in technical leadership roles, having managed technology solutions addressing complex business problems for a broad range of organizations, ranging from Fortune 500 companies to government agencies, large private companies and more.
At Brocade, McCool directed global infrastructure engineering, launching innovative designs and leveraging Brocade IP, storage networking and software-defined networking (SDN) solutions.