Martin (Marty) Cole
Marty Cole is a deeply experienced executive with nearly four decades of success in enterprise software and services. He formerly served as the Chairman of the Board of Cloudera from January 2019 to January 2020. He also served as the interim Chief Executive Officer for Cloudera from August 2019 to January 2020.
Prior to retiring from Accenture in 2014, Marty served as the Chief Executive of Accenture’s Technology group, with responsibility for the full range of Accenture’s technology consulting and outsourcing solutions and delivery capabilities, including its Global Delivery Network. He led technology innovation, including the Accenture Technology Labs, the Accenture Software business, and development of emerging technology solutions, including Cloud solutions. During his time at Accenture Marty also served as the Chief Executive of Accenture’s Communications, Media & Technology operating group, Chief Executive of Accenture’s Public Service operating group, and as global managing director of Accenture’s Outsourcing & Infrastructure Delivery group. He also served as chairman of the board of Avanade, a joint venture of Accenture and Microsoft, and was a member of Accenture’s Global Management and Operating Committees.
In addition to serving as Magnitude’s interim CEO, Marty is a member of the board of directors. He also serves on the boards of Western Digital Corp., Western Union and International Cruise & Excursion, Inc.
He received his BA degree from Dartmouth College and a MA degree from the University of Texas at Austin.