Xerox names Jeff Jacobson as CEO

Xerox CEO Jeff Jacobson
Xerox today announced the appointment of Jeff Jacobson as CEO of Xerox Corporation following the split of the company into two separate companies.

Jacobson currently serves as president of Xerox Technology and will continue in his current role until the separation is complete.

During his four years at Xerox, Jeff has driven significant productivity and cost efficiency efforts while maintaining commitment to innovation, quality and leading technology.

Jeff Jacobson joined Xerox in 2012 as the president of Global Graphic Communications Operations. He became the president of the Xerox Technology business in 2014 with responsibility for worldwide strategy, sales channel operations, marketing, technical services and customer support, product development, manufacturing and distribution.

On January 29, 2016, Xerox announced its plans to split into two companies. Xerox, with $11 billion revenue in 2015, will be the company’s Document Technology and Document Outsourcing businesses. Conduent, with $7 billion revenue in 2015, will be the business process services company.