As Senior Vice President and Global Chief Information Officer Rick Davidson has overall responsibility for leading global IT functions across Manpower's operations in 63 countries. He is in charge of developing and deploying an information technology strategy that accelerates Manpower's positioning as the technology leader in the workforce solutions industry. He joined the company in January of 2003.
Prior to Manpower Davidson worked at the Feld Group where he was the acting Global CIO for Manpower through a consulting agreement. Prior to joining the Feld Group he served as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at CNH Global N.V. (formerly Case IH). Davidson also worked for Haworth Inc. a global furniture manufacturer as Vice President of Global Information Services. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Arizona State University.