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Kent Bracken

Kent Bracken

Title: Senior Manager

Company: Capgemini

Location: Evanston, Illinois

Educational Background:

BS, Fiance, Utah State University, 1976
MS, Management, Northwestern University, 1977

Huntsman School Interactions:

Former Member of USU Huntsman School of Business National Advisory Board


Kent Bracken is a senior manager at Capgemini (formerly Ernst & Young Consulting). Capgemini is a global company that specializes in consulting, technology, outsourcing, and local professional services with offices in more than 30 countries. Kent manages large scale IT projects for Capgemini. He has worked on assignments in Singapore, Thailand, Switzerland, Canada and Germany in addition to the U.S. and spent a year in India on an extended assignment. Kent graduated from USU in 1976 with a Bachelor of Science degree in finance, and he received his Masters of Management degree from Northwestern University in 1977.

Kent supports the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business National Advisory Board Scholarship, the Ernst & Young Professorship and the Alumni Association. He joined the Old Main Society in 2003. Kent has sponsored events for the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business, including hosting dinners with business students and co-sponsoring a presidential lecture and dinner for alumni in Chicago. He has also been a member of the School of Accountancy Advisory Board.

While at USU, Kent was actively involved with Sigma Chi Fraternity, and he continues to support both alumni and undergraduate chapters in the Chicago area, serving as the chapter advisor for the Omega chapter at Northwestern University. He and his partner, Dan Diem, live in Evanston, Illinois.