Cynthia Comparin is the founder and recently retired chief executive officer of Animato Technologies Corp., a private company providing business and technology solutions to enterprise clients. She held various senior executive positions in multibillion-dollar global technology corporations throughout her career. Ms. Comparin’s areas of expertise include: independent director corporate board experience, international business, strategy development, business development, finance and accounting (including M&A and divestitures).
Ms. Comparin is an independent director of Black Box Corporation, a NASDAQ-listed company. Ms. Comparin is also a National Association for Corporate Directors fellow.
Prior to establishing Animato, Ms. Comparin created and was president of Alltel’s Enterprise Network Services Division, providing consulting, integration and operations services to worldwide customers.
Before Alltel, Ms. Comparin was vice president and general manager for Nortel’s Network Transformation Services Division, general manager of Latin America for Recognition International, a global technology company, and spent 10 years in various US-based and international management positions at EDS, which was later acquired by HP.