“We’re excited to have GP join our expanding leadership team as we continue to bring clients new and innovative solutions that exceed mission requirements,” said Mehul Sanghani, president and CEO of Octo.
Tysons Corner, VA (PRWEB) May 26, 2015
Octo Consulting Group (Octo), an award-winning provider of mission critical technology and management consulting solutions to the federal marketplace, has named Gaurav “GP” Pal Vice President of Technology Strategy and Cloud Solutions. In this newly created role, Pal will be responsible for leading the firm’s strategic capabilities and growth in cloud computing, big data, and digital services.
“We’re excited to have GP join our expanding leadership team as we continue to bring clients new and innovative solutions that exceed mission requirements,” said Mehul Sanghani, President and CEO of Octo. “We pride ourselves in growing our capabilities to match our customers’ needs. Federal agencies are grappling with ways to deploy cloud solutions, and by offering fully integrated cloud computing platforms along with management consulting services, we offer our customers a defined path forward in their engagements.”
Prior to joining Octo, Pal contributed to significant federal cloud initiatives including U.S. Treasury’s Public Cloud Webhosting Solutions (PCWS), Department of the Interior Foundation Cloud Hosting Services (FCHS) and Recovery.gov 2.0. Pal boasts more than 20 years of experience working with federal, state, and local government agencies, as well as financial services, healthcare, and private sector organizations.
“Cloud solutions and big data are no longer buzz words in the federal ecosystem, but rather integral components of government IT systems,” said GP Pal. “With a proven track record of delivering results that matter, no other government contractor is poised as well as Octo to assist agencies in leveraging these solutions, creating efficiencies, reducing costs, and ultimately delivering greater services to citizens.”
Pal has won the prestigious Federal Computer Week (FCW) Fed 100 recognition and been named a FCW Rising Star. Additionally, he is the Industry & Government Outreach Chair at the DIGITS Center of Excellence at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business.
Octo was created in 2006 to spark mission-centric results for federal agencies that go beyond what was thought possible. For more information on Octo, please visit their Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn accounts.
About Octo Consulting Group
Octo is an industry-leading, award-winning provider of technology solutions and management consulting services across the federal government. Octo specializes in providing IT infrastructure, agile software engineering, data visualization, and better buying technology strategy services for a broad base of federal customers. Octo delivers intelligent solutions and rapid results, yielding lower costs and measurable outcomes. Headquartered in Tysons Corner, Virginia, Octo has additional offices in Alexandria, Virginia and Atlanta, Georgia.