Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Joe Schmitt is Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Pitney Bowes Inc. In this role, he is responsible for the management of the company’s IT Shared Services unit (known as TechCentral), which provides corporate systems strategy and planning, development and maintenance, and technical operation services for PBI’s global enterprise. Joe is a corporate officer and a member of the Senior Management Team.
Most recently, Joe held similar responsibilities as Senior Vice President and CIO for Steward Health Care System. While there, he realigned its technology strategy and deployed new hospital and ambulatory systems. Prior to Steward, Joe held the position of Technology and Operations Executive for New York-based Cerberus Capital Management where he engaged in M&A activities for Cerberus’ $20 billion private equity portfolio.
Earlier in his career, he spent 12 years at General Electric, holding various technology, operations and Six Sigma leadership positions.
Joe holds Bachelor of Science degrees in economics and industrial management from Carnegie Mellon University.