Kevin M. Jones
Director & Chief Executive Officer
Rackspace Technology™ is an industry leader in multicloud solutions across applications, data, security and infrastructure on the world’s leading cloud platforms. With nearly seven thousand employees worldwide, the company serves customers in more than 120 countries and generates $2.5 billion in annual revenue.
Chief Executive Officer Kevin is an accomplished business leader with 30 years of technology services experience and has a proven track record in leading business transformations.
Before joining Rackspace Technology in April 2019, Kevin was the CEO of MV Transportation, the largest privately owned transportation contracting firm in the US. MV generates $1.5 billion in annual revenue and has more than 20,000 employees.
Kevin has held global leadership roles at Electronic Data Systems (EDS), Hewlett-Packard (HP), Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), Dell and, most recently, DXC Technology(DXC), a $25 billion publicly traded IT services company. He served as Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Americas region with 66,000 employees and $10 billion in annual revenue.
At both DXC and HPE, Kevin transformed the Americas into the most profitable region. Before joining DXC and HPE, Kevin served as Chief Customer and Sales Officer for Dell Services. He led all go-to-market functions for applications, business process outsourcing, infrastructure services and cloud computing businesses. In his three years at Dell, Kevin grew the revenue by 11%, increased profitability by 12% and raised Dell’s customer satisfaction score from 0 to 51.
Kevin spent 21 years in executive positions at HP and EDS Europe and Asia. As Senior Vice President of HP’s Enterprise Services, Asia Pacific and Japan, he increased profitability by 25%. At EDS, as Vice President, UK Government, his team saved the relationship with the company’s most profitable customer and signed $4.5 billion in new business.
In 2021 Kevin was appointed as a director on the board of global nutrition company Herbalife.
Kevin holds a BBA from James Madison University and is a Certified Management Accountant. He is married with two sons, and enjoys running, triathlons, boxing, tennis and golf.