Exactus Advisors

Principal

Edward Gromos

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INTRODUCTION

Ed has over 25 years of extensive knowledge and significant hands-on experience in the delivery of Infrastructure, Engineering, Operations, Disaster Recovery, Production Control and Vendor Management functions across large, global corporate environments, including the Financial Services and Utilities industries.

Ed has a strong background in understanding and breaking down complex issues, uniquely positioning him to leverage leadership and best practices into IT, Shared Services, and M&A functions, allowing corporations to succeed operationally, financially and to increase productivity.  Ed has been successful in driving business transformation through the creation and implementation of organizational architectures, processes/procedures and disciplined operational programs, with a track record in solving a wide range of organizational, operational and technology challenges.  

Having been both client and business-focused, Ed is known for delivering best-in-class operational implementations while helping companies meet strategic business objectives, engaging all levels of the organization, building strong relationships and leveraging exceptional communication and change leadership skills.  “Ed is a seasoned IT Operations senior leader with significant expertise in infrastructure engineering, implementing operations best practices, and planning/execution of M&A related infrastructure and operations consolidations.”  Daniel C. Hill.  Former CIO, Exelon Corporation.

Ed’s areas of expertise include:

  • Customer Service
  • Insourcing / Outsourcing
  • Strategy & Planning / IT Governance / Business Transformation
  • Change, Incident and Problem Management
  • Vendor Management
  • Organizational Leadership
  • M&A Integration Planning
  • System/Process/Operations Integration, driven through excellence, quality and process/procedural creation, implementation and adherence
  • Organizational Learnings and Corrective Actions Knowledge

Ed lives in Shorewood IL. with his wife and two kids.  When not engaged in his son’s baseball activities, the family loves traveling to warm destinations. 

BS in Management Information Systems, University of St. Francis