As Principal and Chief Digital Officer, Abby leads the strategic development and evolution of Exavalu Industry Solutions and practice areas to enable our clients to realize strategic technology and operational goals. His dedication to providing strategic consultation and assistance to client CIOs/CTOs during digital and operational transformation ensures organizational growth for our clients.
A prominent technology leader in the Financial Services Industry, Abby has over 33 years of experience as a senior technology executive, including 22 years as CIO/CTO, driving large and complex IT transformations for some major organizations like Mercury Insurance Group. At Mercury, he was responsible for company-wide IT transformation and core insurance digital modernization to support standard and non-standard products used by captive and indirect agencies. He also managed the company’s core insurance platforms, including custom software and Guidewire InsuranceSuite and InsuranceNow (SaaS) platforms implementation over 14 years.
Abby holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics/CS from UCLA and completed his MBA from Pepperdine University.