Rob Tillman joins Pythian as the Managing Director for Europe and Asia Pacific. Prior to moving to Pythian, Rob initiated large-scale digital transformation engagements at several European consultancy practices and held leadership roles at CSC, Wipro Technologies, and Microsoft.
With more than 25 years of management experience in the IT services industry and the U.S. Navy, Rob has built and successfully managed numerous sales and implementation teams in Europe, the Middle East, AFrica and The United States. In the U.S., Rob held a global executive role as VP Business Development for Reflectent Software (now Citrix EdgeSight), which leveraged the Microsoft platform in its technology. While at Microsoft, Rob formulated the direction and strategy for the KPMG Consulting partnership, as well as the major offshore providers in Europe including Wipro, Infosys and TCS.
Previous to that, Rob served as a U.S. Naval Aviator, gaining and demonstrating the extensive technical systems knowledge required as an Aircraft Mission Commander in the P3C Orion and a Surface Warfare Officer on USS Nimitz, the world’s largest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. He served in various posts throughout Asia Pacific and The Indian Ocean. He was privileged to serve as the Official Naval Spokesperson for the U.S. Navy SEALs and at Commander Patrol Wings Pacificas in Hawaii, where he oversaw $255M in operating expenses and consolidation construction for five major air bases.
Rob is a graduate of the University of California and is an avid sailor and skier.