CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#HR–SilkRoad Technology, a global software and services platform that helps organizations attract, retain and align people to their business, today announced that Patrick Zelten has joined the SilkRoad leadership team as Senior Vice President of Global Client Services. In this role, Patrick will lead SilkRoad’s effort to deploy secure business solutions for our clients using our blend of professional services and SaaS capabilities.

Patrick comes to SilkRoad Technology from Forescout Technologies, where he was the Professional Services lead for the America and the Asia Pacific regions and was responsible for the sale and successful delivery of professional services projects centered around their cybersecurity products. Previously, he led the Professional Services organization at Forsythe Technology (now Sirius Computer Solutions) across the strategy, security and infrastructure domains. Patrick spent the first 14 years of his career at Accenture, where he held various management positions in the Chicago communications and high-tech practice areas.

“I could not be more pleased to welcome Patrick to SilkRoad,” said Robert Dvorak, Chief Executive Officer and President of SilkRoad Technology. “Through foundational professional services skills developed at Accenture, along with entrepreneurial, financial and innovate-thinking skills added over his career, Patrick brings a complete and relevant collection of capabilities to help SilkRoad serve our clients even better and lead our team of professionals.”

“I’m proud to join SilkRoad and I look forward to growing our Global Client Services team,” said Patrick Zelten, Senior Vice President, Global Client Services. “SilkRoad has a strong commitment to delivering the ‘A Package’ to our clients and I’m excited to enhance the strategic value we provide to clients as we all navigate change, disruption and transformation.”

Patrick earned his bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Notre Dame and previously served as an adjunct professor for Northwestern University’s Masters in Information Technology program capstone course focused on the CIO/CTO’s agenda and enterprise application integration.

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Since 2003, SilkRoad Technology’s software and services platform has helped our clients attract, retain and align people to their business. Our solutions start with Global Client Services to provide strategic HR and business expertise. SilkRoad then designs secure solutions tailored to your business requirements at scale for global companies. We deliver personalized experiences for employees to drive engagement across the employment lifecycle to enable measurable and improved business outcomes.

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