Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 28, 2011
UGL Services®, a division of UGL Limited (ASX: UGL), today announced that Jeffrey Peterson has been appointed Chief Information Officer for UGL Services worldwide. He reports directly to Robert Shibuya, Group President UGL Services.
Peterson is responsible for UGL Services technology strategy, standardization of the company’s infrastructure, and delivery of customer technology solutions across the global organization. He is already leading the UGL Services Global Technology Refresh Project, which will transform and standardize the enterprise approach for all IT operations.
“UGL Services is bringing together our worldwide resources to focus on delivering services in each of our markets,” commented Shibuya. “Jeff has the enterprise experience and an outstanding track record at UGL Services. He has a comprehensive understanding of how to leverage our IT infrastructure. I’m looking forward to working with him to fine tune our IT assets and skills throughout our worldwide organization.”
Most recently, Peterson was UGL Chief Information Officer – North America where he managed Information Technology teams and infrastructure for both UGL Services North America Facility Management and Corporate Real Estate operations. He was also involved in various global strategic initiatives for the UGL Services division. Peterson has been with UGL Services since 1998.
Previously, he held several positions at Arthur Andersen & Co. in the United States and Europe. Responsibilities included project and manager positions culminating in his appointment as Global Director of Arthur Andersen Technology Services. Peterson holds a Bachelor’s degree from North Park University, Chicago. He will be based in Boston.
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About UGL Services
UGL Services is a division of UGL Limited that provides outsourcing services to property users worldwide. The business has an end-to-end model that includes corporate real-estate advisory, integrated facilities management and project management services. The comprehensive service platform enables UGL Services customers to delegate key facilities and real estate functions to a single entity to realize operational and strategic benefits. For further information about UGL Services in North America, call 617-559-4127 or visit http://www.ugl-unicco.com.
About UGL Limited
UGL (ASX: UGL) is an engineering, maintenance and facilities management company operating in the rail, water, power, transport, resources and property sectors. It consists of four divisions – UGL Infrastructure, UGL Rail, UGL Resources and UGL Services. Headquartered in Sydney, Australia, UGL operates in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, North America and the Middle East employing approximately 44,000 people. For more information, visit http://www.ugllimited.com.
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