Executive leadership team
Chief Information Officer
Mike Kelly is Chief Information Officer for Red Hat, leading IT teams that provide the tools and technologies that enable Red Hatters every day. Since joining the organization in 2016, he has been responsible for global Red Hat IT functions including strategy, security, data and analytics, delivery, and operations. He led the development and implementation of the Red Hat on Red Hat program, a peer-to-peer initiative for Red Hat customers that shares authentic stories about how internal IT uses its own products.
Before joining Red Hat, Kelly served in senior leadership roles from 2007 to 2016 at McKesson Corp., including as Senior Vice President of IT Shared Services, Chief Information Officer of McKesson U.S. Pharmaceutical, Senior Vice President of Enterprise Application Services, and Chief Information and Chief Technology Officer of McKesson Specialty Health, a division of McKesson. Prior to that, he served in a variety of leadership roles, including Chief Information Officer at Oncology Therapeutics Network (OTN), Senior Program Director in Office of the CEO at SAP, and a Principal Consultant at Capgemini.