Capco Strengthens Digital And Cyber Teams With New U.S. Hires

Capco makes new U.S. hires to enhance support for clients’ digitalization journeys and evolving cyber needs 

NEW YORK, OCTOBER 26, 2020 – Capco, the global management and technology consultancy, announces four new appointments in the U.S. to further enhance its existing capabilities and talent pool of experienced leaders and domain experts across its Digital and Cyber practices.

These senior appointments reflect Capco’s ongoing commitment to supporting financial services institutions as they look to transform their internal ecosystems and design innovative user-centric solutions, while also strengthening data security, governance and reporting to address increasingly sophisticated cyber threats and enhance crisis management responses.

Tracey Varnell joins as Executive Director within Capco Digital, based in Austin, TX. Tracey has 20 years’ experience in the design space solving the digital challenges facing financial services firms. She has accelerated the formation of design organizations, led product redesign efforts at scale, and spearheaded multiple product development initiatives to enhance user engagement.

Harbir Brar joins as an Executive Director within the Cybersecurity practice, based in New York. Harbir’s two decades of experience developing and managing security practices spans strategic consulting, risk management, cyber defense, infrastructure/cloud security, identity and access management, application security, incident response, and managed security services.

Ben Burrows joins as a Managing Principal within Capco Digital. Based in Chicago, Ben brings more than 15 years’ experience supporting Fortune 500 clients around digital strategy, digital customer experiences and the streamlining of digital marketing operations.

Doug Sieg also joins the Capco Digital team in Chicago as a Managing Principal. Doug has more than 18 years’ experience working with Fortune 500 and federal agency clients to define customer-focused strategies and implement transformative digital solutions.

Michael Pugliese, Managing Partner of Capco’s U.S. business, said: “The addition of these experienced, high-caliber individuals to these key practice areas underlines Capco’s ongoing commitment to invest in our capabilities and talent during these challenging times. With the pace of digital transformation accelerating in the current operating environment, and cyber becoming embedded in enterprise risk management frameworks, our new colleagues will help us enhance our leadership, capabilities and presence in those areas. I am delighted to welcome our new colleagues to the U.S. team.”



About Capco

Capco is a global management and technology consultancy dedicated to the financial services and energy industries. Our professionals combine innovative thinking with unrivalled industry knowledge to offer our clients consulting expertise, complex technology and package integration, transformation delivery and managed services to move their organizations forward. Through our collaborative and efficient approach, we help our clients successfully innovate, increase revenue, manage risk and regulatory change, reduce costs, and enhance controls. We specialize in banking, capital markets, wealth and asset management, insurance and energy. We serve our clients from offices in leading financial centers across the Americas, Europe, and Asia Pacific. To learn more, visit our web site at, or follow us on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn and Instagram.


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