Charles S. Feld, Founder and CEO
The Feld Group
As founder and CEO of The Feld Group—based in Dallas, Texas—Feld built a team of information technology executives that enabled dramatic results in Fortune 500 companies through the transformation of their own IT organizations. The Feld Group was acquired by EDS in 2004, which was subsequently purchased by Hewlett-Packard in 2008. In September 2008, Feld retired as a senior executive vice president and member of EDS’ Executive Committee. The Feld Group was re-launched as a Leadership Development firm in 2009.
garnered accolades from numerous sources, including
Business 2.0 and
Computerworld magazines. He has
also been featured in InformationWeek
and CIO magazines, which placed
him among its “5 Top CIOs” in 2001. In 1997, Feld was named “One of the 12
Most Influential IT Executives of the Past Decade” by
CIO magazine and
Computerworld named him as one of
“25 IT People to Watch in 1998.” His articles on IT leadership topics have
appeared regularly in Computerworld
Executive Suite, Harvard Business
Review, and CIO magazine.
He has received several industry awards, including the Smithsonian
Award for Technology Excellence and the Carnegie Mellon Award for Innovative
In addition, The Feld
Group’s work has been the subject of multiple case studies appearing in the
Harvard Business School, MIT and McKinsey Quarterly.