Kathleen Fanning Bio

Corporate Officers

Kathleen Fanning

Vice President, Worldwide Tax
Interim President, Corporate Mergers and Acquisitions

Kathleen Fanning is vice president, Worldwide Taxes at Xerox Corporation. She was named to this position in January 2005, at which time she was also appointed a vice president of the corporation. She was appointed interim president of Corporate Mergers and Acquisitions in December 2015. 

As vice president of Worldwide Taxes, Fanning is responsible for overseeing all aspects of global tax planning, policy and compliance for the corporation. In this role, she works closely with all Xerox businesses and has been involved with the planning and integration of many acquisitions. While serving as interim president of Corporate and Mergers and Acquisitions, she leads Xerox’s overall business development strategy as well as driving initiatives that deliver profitable growth. She oversees the team of internal and external resources focused on the end-to-end management of mergers and acquisitions and all related activities. 

Prior to joining Xerox in January 2005, Fanning held executive positions with GE Company and GE Capital Corporation as tax director, and most recently, as global tax director, GE Real Estate. 

Fanning received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Georgia. She attended Duke University where she obtained her MBA. She is also a certified public accountant.