Clarivate has announced the appointment of Bill Graff as its new Chief Information Officer based in Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.
A seasoned business and technology leader, Bill brings over 30 years of experience in technology infrastructure, software engineering, information security and operations working in large-scale, global environments. He was most recently with Cerner Corporation as their Chief Information Officer, leading an organization of upwards of 2,500 associates managing datacenter infrastructure, platform software development, information security, and corporate IT systems in support of their 25,000 associates and global healthcare clients.
Stefano Maestri, Chief Technology Officer, Clarivate, said: “We are delighted to welcome Bill as our new CIO. Under his leadership, we are confident that we will reach new heights in developing solutions to further delight our customers and colleagues. Bill brings a wealth of experience as an accomplished information services leader, and I look forward to seeing him support our goal of creating tomorrow’s technology through data-driven decision making and working more intelligently.”
Bill Graff added: “I’m excited to take up the reins as Chief Information Officer for Clarivate. Our team consists of deeply experienced leaders and colleagues from across the world. I look forward to working closely with everyone to build a technology community with a strong growth mindset that is proud to build platforms for sustained long-lasting growth.”
Bill reports to Stefano and is a member of the Clarivate Executive Leadership Team.
Clarivate™ is a global leader in providing solutions to accelerate the lifecycle of innovation. Our bold mission is to help customers solve some of the world’s most complex problems by providing actionable information and insights that reduce the time from new ideas to life-changing inventions in the areas of science and intellectual property. We help customers discover, protect and commercialize their inventions using our trusted subscription and technology-based solutions coupled with deep domain expertise. For more information, please visit clarivate.com.