Chief Technology Officer Eric Rawlings maintains the responsibility for the delivery, support and security of all company and client information technology platforms, data and services. As Head of Solutions, Eric is responsible to ensure that Digital Risks’ technology solutions are effectively used to improve, optimize and enhance our client services and workflows. He also leads the internal IT security and data management groups that serve the company’s operational units.
Eric’s interest include product strategy, cybersecurity, optimizing human workflows using Business Process Management (BPM) solutions, cost-effective model-driven software development, ”Customer-First” IT services and expert decision support utilizing advanced Business Intelligence (BI).
Prior to joining Digital Risk, Eric was instrumental in establishing and growing three additional technology startup companies. One of the largest and most successful was Connextions, Inc. As VP of Technology, he was in charge of the delivery, management and security of fulfillment and information delivery platforms for large scale e-commerce and health management services for many Fortune 500 companies. As Connextions’ sole technology representative within the client practice group, Eric provided incisive technological consulting to high-profile clients such as JPMorgan Chase, United Healthcare, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Mercedes-Benz, Sprint Nextel and Olympus. Prior to his startup experience, Eric worked as a Sr. Systems Engineer and a Technical Project Manager on several Department of Defense (DoD) simulation and testing programs.
Eric holds an Master of Science degree in IT Management from Carnegie Mellon University as well as a Bachelor’s Degree from North Carolina State University in Electrical Engineering. He is also a graduate of the Carnegie Mellon CIO Institute.