Fernando J. Campo
VP and General Manager, Americas, Citrix Systems Inc.
Campo is Vice President, Americas, for Citrix Systems, the Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based provider of server and desktop virtualization, networking, software-as-a-service (SaaS), and cloud computing technologies, including Xen open source products, to some 230,000 organizations worldwide. Campo joined Citrix in September 2000 as VP, Worldwide Consulting Services, and a year later moved to VP, Worldwide Technical Services. He took charge of the Latin America and Caribbean region in October 2002 and in July 2007 took the reins of Citrix's operations in the Americas, serving as General Manager for all customer-facing functions on this side of the globe. Campo began his career as a Project Engineer for the Union Carbide Corporation and later became a Senior Manager at Andersen Consulting (now Accenture). Just before joining Citrix he was one of four partners and founders of Innovex Group, an IT consulting firm.