Derek Kemp

Chief Operating, Transformation & Risk Officer

Derek Kemp

Derek Kemp joined Vistra as the Regional Managing Director of the UK, Ireland, Channel Islands, and the Middle East in October 2019. He is currently Vistra’s Chief Operating, Transformation & Risk Officer.

Derek has held a range of international senior management roles in his 30+ years in the technology consulting industry across Europe, APAC and the Middle East. He joined Vistra from Capgemini where he held a number of senior leadership roles. Most recently at Capgemini, he was Executive Vice President of EMEA/APAC Business Services, while concurrently serving as Global Sales Officer, where he led businesses across a wide range of service lines and industry verticals and successfully led the integration of a number of different business units, contributing to material sales growth.

With extensive experience in working in complex organisations, he has a track record in business development and building high-performance teams. Teams led by Derek have played a pivotal role in value creation at Patni prior to its acquisition by IGATE, and subsequently at IGATE prior to its acquisition by Capgemini.

He holds a BSc in Mathematical Sciences from Robert Gordon University in Scotland.

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