As Vice President Global IT, Mr. Thrower is responsible for overseeing SMTC’s Information Technology Organization.
Mr. Thrower comes to SMTC with a vast background in C-suite and executive leadership in enterprise information technology, as well as over 20-years of extensive secure infrastructure, systems consolidation, implementation, IT strategic planning, architecture and transformation management. Mr. Thrower most recently held the Role of CIO and Managing Director at TTG. Prior to TTG, Mr. Thrower held executive IT enterprise leadership roles at Liberty Mutual, Bank of America, and ACT. Prior to ACT, he held various network, IT, and leadership roles at ITT, leading up to his final role of VP and CIO, where Mr. Thrower served for over 11-years.
Mr. Thrower has a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Langston University. He is a veteran and served honorably in the United States Air Force. He has and continues to give back to the community by sitting on non-profit boards. Mr. Thrower holds advanced certifications in Six-Sigma as a Master Black Belt and Risk & Information Systems Control.