Studio Science Appoints Stephen Pruden as CEO

  • Pruden was previously Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Appirio
  • Experienced in leading high-growth technology service organizations
  • Positions Studio Science for additional growth within enterprise technology sector

INDIANAPOLIS--()--Studio Science, a design and innovation consultancy that helps technology companies to deliver transformative brands, products and services, today announce the hiring of Stephen Pruden as Chief Executive Officer. His addition positions Studio Science for further growth in the enterprise tech sector where design-focused innovation has become a key competitive differentiator.

“We are thrilled that Steve has elected to join Studio Science as its next CEO,” said Kristian Andersen, Founder, Studio Science. “I’m convinced there is no one better suited to lead Studio Science in its next chapter of growth. Steve stands apart as a leader with a remarkable ability to connect vision, people and ideas to drive transformational design strategy and execution on behalf of customers."

Most recently, Pruden served as the Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Appirio, a global cloud consultancy that was acquired by Wipro in 2016 for $500 million. In his tenure at Appirio, he led the global Salesforce consulting practice, corporate strategy, partnerships and built a business focused on enterprise mobility and crowdsourcing.

Prior to Appirio, Pruden was the Director of Information Technology at Biglari Holdings and the Lead Architect at Intel. He is a founding board member of Zylo, a leading SaaS optimization platform in Indianapolis, and an advisory board member of Develop Indy, an economic development organization committed to helping companies in Indianapolis retain and create jobs.

“I look forward to leading Studio Science as it tackles larger, more complex problems for its growing list of market-leading clients,” said Pruden. “Solving business problems through design is paramount to success in the digital era and Studio Science is in a powerful position to grow.”

For more information, please visit: https://studioscience.com/.

About Studio Science

Studio Science is a design and innovation consultancy that works with established market leaders, enterprise software companies and assertive venture-backed startups to deliver transformative brands, products and services. For more than 20 years, we have empowered enterprise-level clients to pursue innovation with agility and intention, while helping venture-backed startups move ahead with tenacity, confidence and industry know-how.

Contacts

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studioscience@treblepr.com

Contacts

Treble
Ethan Parker
studioscience@treblepr.com