Chief Operating Officer
boodleAIEric Okimoto, Chief Operating Officer at boodleAI, oversees product management, engineering operations, marketing and sales, customer success, and back office support operations. Eric is a technology executive with a twenty-year success record in technology, strategy consulting, enterprise solution sales, and product management.
Eric previously worked in London-based Crown Agents, a global consulting firm that specializes in public sector reform and international development. He initially focused on enterprise solutions sales and marketing for Crown Agents IT Group, but expanded his responsibilities to include product strategy, product development, and account management.
Prior to Crown Agents, Eric was a Managing Director at two Washington D.C.-based firms, RGS Associates and Phase One Consulting Group. He helped both organizations expand and transform their services, operations, and strategy while providing IT strategy and technology thought leadership to numerous U.S. public sector clients.
Eric received a B.S. in Economics from the United States Military Academy, and subsequently spent five years in the U.S. Army as an Infantry Officer. While stationed in Germany, he served as a Platoon Leader, Reconnaissance Platoon Leader, and a Battalion Logistician. Upon completion of his service, Eric earned an M.B.A. at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom, where he completed a thesis on the effects of knowledge management on new product development and innovation.