Kevin Cowherd is a Senior Managing Director at Ankura, based in Nashville. He has more than 20 years of experience leading enterprise and transformational change at Fortune 500 organizations in more than 30 countries across six continents. As a trusted advisor and coach to C-suite leaders, Kevin integrates strategic thinking, collaborative leadership, and operational excellence to deliver exceptional results.
Kevin joined Ankura with the firm’s 2018 acquisition of c3/Consulting. He has led enterprise projects – integrations, global resource planning, organization restructurings, and process redesigns among them – with clients in a broad range of industries, including automotive, manufacturing, software, professional services, logistics, financial services, banking, insurance, entertainment, and hospitality. Over the course of his career, Kevin has developed deep functional expertise in the areas of human resources, information technology, and sales.
Prior to his work with c3, Kevin held senior leadership positions in human resources at IBM, among them chief information officer of the learning organization. In that role, he was responsible for transforming and managing IT for the company’s 425,000 employees worldwide and helped guide the internal implementation of SAP’s human capital management system in more than 50 countries in Asia, Africa, and South America.
Kevin’s professional experience includes: