Kevin M. Warren
President, Commercial Business Group
Kevin M. Warren is president of the Commercial Business Group for Xerox’s services business. He was named leader of the Industrial, Retail and Hospitality Business Group in September 2014, adding responsibility for additional industries in January 2016. Warren was appointed a vice president of the corporation in July 2010.
In his current role, Warren is responsible for driving growth by pursuing new clients and expanding the services Xerox provides to current clients in the following industries: retail and consumer products, commercial transportation and logistics, travel and leisure, food and beverage, manufacturing, automotive, aerospace and defense, energy and chemicals, as well as high-tech communications, media and financial services.
Prior to this appointment, Warren was president of Global Growth Opportunities for Xerox and was responsible for leveraging the company’s collective assets – in both services and technology – to drive accelerated revenue growth in global geographies. In addition, he had strategic oversight of two of the company’s operating units, Global Imaging Systems and Xerox Canada, as well as leading the company’s 3-D printing strategy.
Warren joined Xerox in 1984 as a sales trainee in Washington, D.C. He held positions of increasing responsibilities including vice president of federal sales and senior vice president of the eastern sales operations. He led the comprehensive integration activity surrounding Xerox’s $1.5 billion purchase of Global Imaging Systems. In 2007, he was named chairman, president and chief executive officer of Xerox Canada.
In 2010, Warren was named president of United States Client Operations, where he was responsible nationwide for revenue, profit and operations for all Xerox business in large enterprises.
Warren received his Bachelor of Science degree in finance from Georgetown University and is an alumnus of the Harvard Business School, having completed the Advanced Management Program.
He serves as a director of Illinois Tool Works (ITW) and of Georgetown University, where he also chairs the audit committee. In addition, he is a current member of the Executive Leadership Council (ELC).
Warren has been named one of the top 100 most influential black executives in corporate America by “Savoy Magazine” and one of the 75 most powerful executives in America by “Black Enterprise.” In 2013, he was honored with humanitarian awards from both the Young Presidents Organization and CADCA for his work in mentoring at-risk youth.
In the News
2.0 Sales, “Maintain Your Sanity in Times of Change”, 2014 April 7
Kevin Warren discusses reframing changes as opportunities to help drive success in a byline article.
Alexander Group's 2011 Chief Sales Executive Forum
Kevin shares insight on how Xerox uses a mix of customer feedback, cutting edge sales tools and a multi-channel sales model to help their sales team keep an edge on the competition.