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Eric Lindgren, U.S. Advisory Board, Chief Information Officer, Bright Horizons

Eric joined Bright Horizons in 2016 and is currently responsible for leading Information Technology across the globe.  In addition to 18 years as a CIO, he has also led organizations in eBusiness, Global Shared Services, and Continuous Improvement.  Eric is passionate about being part of a diverse team and leveraging technology to positively impact people’s lives.

Before he joined Bright Horizons, Eric served as the corporate CIO for PerkinElmer and Clean Harbors, and began his leadership career serving as a divisional CIO for Honeywell. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and an MBA from Boston University, but he still finds new challenges when he helps his three teenage children with schoolwork.  Eric and his wife Ellen live in the Boston area with their children and their beloved German Shepard, Odin.