Louisville, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC welcomes Derek Halliburton as Chief Operating Officer to the firm.
Halliburton joins the firm from Conduent (formerly Xerox Business Services & Affiliated Computer Services), a $6 billion worldwide leader in diversified business process services. He most recently served as Senior Vice President of Business Transformation & Strategic Operations for the organization. Prior to Conduent, he served as Chief Financial Officer for Business Process Services and Chief Operating Officer for Buck HR Consultants.
“Derek’s experience will help continue Stites & Harbison’s growth and efficiencies, ensuring consistent and predictable results,” said Robert M. Connolly, Chair of Stites & Harbison. “His character and vast experience will serve the firm well during the years to come.”
As the new COO, Halliburton will oversee the day-to-day operations and financial management of the firm. A certified public accountant, Halliburton earned his Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Louisville.