AVP of Global Infrastructure Services
Andre Garcia is AVP of Global Infrastructure Services for ABM Industries. With annual revenues approaching $5 billion, operating in more than 350 cities worldwide and with 120,000 employees – an effective and always “on” global infrastructure is paramount to the success of his facility solutions organization. In addition to his work in helping to set the overall IT Strategy, Andre and his team are responsible for all infrastructure technologies, security, enterprise architecture, and data centers.
With over 25 years’ experience in Information Technology, he has held various consulting, technical, and management positions with Fortune 100 companies like JP Morgan Chase, Microsoft, IBM, Halliburton, and Compaq. He has worked in various capacities with very large and complex organizations including the United States Army, United States Navy, US Federal Reserve, US Geological Survey, NASA, Jet Propulsion Labs (JPL), The Walt Disney Company, Boeing, Warner Brothers, Bank of America, ARCO, and American Express.
Andre has been a speaker at various technology industry events including the Microsoft CIO Summit, InfoWorld CTO Forum, Microsoft IT Leadership Summit @ TechEd North America, Federal Office Systems Exposition (FOSE), InfoWorld Virtualization Executive Forum, Microsoft Exchange Conference (MEC), and many others.
He lives in Houston and enjoys music, travel, and golf and quality time with his wife Paula and five children Gabrielle, Nicholas, Michael, Austin, and Patrick.