Sean Desmond

Occupation: VP Americas, Informatica Corp

First Car: 1971 Mercury Bobcat 

Favorite Restaurant: Deluxe, Wilmington, NC

What are three things most people don’t know about you?

a)    I like to play tennis
b)    I lived and worked in Poland for one year
c)    I’ve operated heavy construction equipment  

What’s been your greatest adventure in life?

Having children

What’s your best childhood memory?

Playing after dinner in the summertime  

If you could have a conversation with a person of your choice, past, present or future, who would that person be and why?

OJ – get the real story 

What’s the hardest thing you’ve ever done in your life?

Raising Children 

Tell us about your favorite hobby.


What are you currently reading?

Raising Cain 

Is there a particular place or thing you want to see?

The Malteves 

If you could give $10,000 to a charity, what would that charity be and why?

Cancer Research 

If you weren’t on the professional services career track, what would you be doing?

Teaching and Coaching 

What is the path that led you to Professional Services/Consulting?

The Tech Boom in the 90’s 

What advice would you give to a recent graduate who just took a job in professional services?

Technical skills are perpetually commoditized. True and holistic consulting skills will always be in demand.