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Kay Kapoor is the Founder & CEO of Arya Technologies, a small, woman-owned, company that provides end-to-end technology solutions for the US Federal government and the industry that supports it. The company focuses on providing innovative and fiscally-responsible solutions for cybersecurity, big-data/analytics, cloud and mobility.

Previously, Kapoor led AT&T’s Global Public Sector organization, a $15 billion segment, that provides technology and communications solutions to government & education customers across federal, state, local, and international markets. Over the course of 5 years, she transformed the segment, delivered hyper-growth, and dramatically raised AT&T’s reputation and profile in the market. Achievements include capturing multibillion dollar contracts across Civilian, Defense, Intelligence and Public Safety agencies, including the landmark public-private partnership contract, FirstNet, to build a nationwide public safety broadband network for first responders.

Prior, Kapoor served as chairman and CEO of Accenture Federal Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Accenture LLC, leading 2,500 members of their U.S. federal business. Before that, she worked at Lockheed Martin Corporation for 20 years leading complex organization units and government relations. She ultimately served as vice president and COO of Lockheed Martin’s $4 billion, 13,000 employee unit, IS&GS - Civil.

Kay has more than 28 years of experience in government and commercial markets. She is the recipient of numerous industry awards. She has a seat on the Dean’s Council of Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government as well as an advisory role at Harvard’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. She is also a member of the Dean’s Council at Johns Hopkins University. Kay earned a master’s degree in business from Johns Hopkins University complemented by executive programs at MIT and Harvard. She earned her bachelor’s degree in information systems from the University of Maryland.

Last Updated: Mar 9, 2018, 11:14am

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