John Budala has a proven track record of building and supporting critical platforms and solutions that are scalable, secure and sustain rapid growth across various industries. Most recently he held the title of Vice President of IT and Data Services at 3M | M*Modal where John led global IT operations, cloud operations, cybersecurity, telecom and data services teams. Prior to 3M | M*Modal, he provided technology and consulting services to various companies such as COX Communications Inc., Genuine Parts Company and held technical leadership roles with AON, The Home Depot, and CompuCredit Holdings Corp. John is passionate about creating solutions that improve quality, security and processes for greater business development, revenue recognition and sustained growth.

John earned a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Physics and a master’s degree in Computer Science and Information Technology from Osmania University, India.

John and his wife enjoy road trips, cooking, international travel and watching soccer and cricket. Outside of the office, John enjoys volunteering his time and outdoor activities, like tennis and cycling.