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The Liberal Arts Advantage in Business

The Salisbury Center for Career Services will host Phillip Harrington P’10, executive vice president and chief administrative officer at CA Technologies, for a talk titled “The Liberal Arts Advantage in Business” beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 4, in Stern 103.

At CA Technologies, Harrington is responsible for human resources, information technology, administrative services, risk management, education and government relations.  He is also a member of the company’s executive management team.  He joined the company in 2010.

Harrington earned a bachelor of science degree, summa cum laude, from Western Michigan University and a master of science degree from Cornell University.  He then spent 20 years at Prudential Financial, Inc. where he held a number of senior management positions, including global risk officer, chief compliance officer, and vice president of government relations.  He also served as interim head of the company’s $3.5 billion revenue group insurance business.  

After this, Harrington was a director at Deloitte & Touche LLP, where he served clients in the areas of general management consulting, risk management and regulation. He also was lead client service partner to a strategic advisory client of the firm, overseeing the provision of all professional services.

Earlier in his career, Harrington was a legislative fellow and assistant in the New York State Senate. He has served on several industry boards and committees and presently serves as a trustee of Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey.

One-on-one coaching sessions with Harrington will take place on Thursday, April 5, from 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Salisbury Center. Please contact the office at ext. 3514 or cso@hws.edu to reserve a seat for the information session and/or to book a one-on-one appointment.