International Advisory Board
Our International Advisory Board is comprised of technology leaders who have global oversight of technology and business strategy at Fortune 2000 organizations. HMG Strategy Executive Leadership Summits have become the most highly regarded thought leadership events for C-level executives and technology executives.
Held in more than 30 locations annually, the content for each unique summit is created through the combined efforts with our regional Advisory Boards. Advisory Board members are invited and encouraged to participate on boards beyond their local region and become a member of our International Advisory Board of global executive leaders.
Director, Enerprise Architecture & Strategy
IHG Hotels & Resorts
Leslie Anderson serves as the Executive Director of Enterprise Strategy & Architecture for NCR Corporation where he is responsible for global I.T. Enterprise Architecture, strategic planning, technical standards, and integration strategy.
A well versed technology executive, Leslie is experienced in leading strategic planning, digital transformation, Enterprise Architecture (EA), standards, governance, application & middleware development, data, security, and infrastructure operations with a proven track record of delivering business improvement through Information Technology (I.T.) for large fortune 500 companies.
Prior to joining NCR Corporation, Leslie held Director and other senior-level positions leading global Enterprise Architecture, I.T. strategic planning, integration strategy, and standards governance with MassMutual Life Insurance, Raytheon Company, and others.
For the National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST), Leslie represented Raytheon while working with a team represented by industry leaders across the technology industry develop the U.S. Government’s Cloud Computing Reference Architecture and other cloud computing guidance. For the Net-Centric Operations Industry Consortium (NCOIC), he led teams with representatives from across the global aerospace and defense industry to author several interoperability patterns for use in multimillion/billion-dollar programs.
He is certified in TOGAF and EACOE. He is also a SOA Certified Professional and Raytheon Six Sigma Specialist. Leslie holds a Bachelors of Management Information Systems from Texas Tech University and is pursuing his Masters of Computer Information Systems from Boston University.