Researcher Profiles
Lemuel Lasher
Senior Research Advisor, Leading Edge Forum

Currently a Senior Research Advisor of Leading Edge Forum, Lem was formerly CSC's Chief Innovation Officer, Corporate Vice President for the Office of Innovation and President of GBS.  In this capacity, he was responsible for setting CSC’s Innovation agenda and managing the Office of Innovation.  Lem is also a senior member of our Business Relationship Management (BRM) Practice challenging Enterprise IT to drive more value from its BRM function.

Prior to this assignment, he has held numerous Managing Director positions within CSC’s European Group, including: BAE Systems Global Account; European Consulting; CSC Belgium & Luxembourg and Industry Practices for Benelux.

Lem joined the CSC European Group in 1992 as Director, Network Integration Europe, where he was responsible for CSC’s network and telecommunications activities in Europe. He joined CSC in 1990 as Director, Commercial Programme Development for the Network Integration Division in Herndon, VA.

From 1984 until joining CSC, Lem was Vice President for Integrated Software Resources, Inc, a software consulting and engineering firm in the airline telecommunications industry. Prior to this, he held the following executive positions: President, Deca Group, Inc; Executive Vice President, Aitta, Inc; Director, Investment Seminars, Inc; Director, North American Operations, Elan Vital, Inc.

Lem attended Baldwin Wallace College, Berea, OH and Friedrich Wilhelms University, Bonn, Germany, where he studied German Literature and Philosophy. He speaks German, French, Dutch and Spanish.

RELATED PUBLICATIONS

Raising Your Organization’s Digital IQ – Presented on 11 November 2015 at European LEF Executive Forum, London

13 NOV 2015 / LEMUEL LASHER, SIMON WARDLEY, KIRT MEAD, DAVID MOSCHELLA, LIAM MAXWELL, BOB BARKER, MARK KENNEDY, THOMAS POWER, EDWARD HESS, RICHARD BHANAP, RICHARD DAVIES

The CIO’s Role in an Open Innovation Economy Sept 07

19 SEP 2007 / LEMUEL LASHER

Accessing Best of Breed - Making Multisourcing Work

01 AUG 2007 / LEMUEL LASHER, RICHARD SYKES

Mobilizing ‘Best of Breed’ to Advantage

20 JUN 2007 / LEMUEL LASHER, RICHARD SYKES

Making Multi-Sourcing Work

24 MAY 2007 / LEMUEL LASHER, RICHARD SYKES