John T. McArthur
John McArthur is President of Walden Technology Partners, Inc., where he provides strategic consulting to senior IT-industry executives on technology, partnerships, acquisitions, executive team selection, and market development. He also serves as an independent director and board advisor for several early-stage information technology companies.
Prior to forming Walden, McArthur was Group Vice President and General Manager for Information Infrastructure and Enabling Technologies at IDC, a leading global supplier of IT market research, investment research, and end-user advisory services. While at IDC, he became an internationally recognized speaker on storage and storage management trends and was a featured speaker at end-user, investor, trade-organization, and sales-training events.
Prior to IDC, McArthur was an officer at State Street Boston Corporation, a leading global financial services company, where he managed a team of Information Technology procurement specialists, with annual IT acquisitions in excess of $100 million. Prior to State Street, McArthur held research and operations management positions in banking, education, and healthcare.